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HCU confirmed diagnosis: description in brief

This leaflet outlines homosycstinuria (HCU), a rare metabolic condition, its effects and treatments for infants and children.


Results of the newborn blood spot screening: parent information sheet homocystinuria (HCU) confirmed diagnosis

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This leaflet gives outline information on homosycstinuria (HCU).

Healthcare professionals should download and print out this leaflet for parents of babies who have a confirmed diagnosis of HCU.

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Published 1 August 2013
Last updated 4 April 2016 + show all updates
  1. One of a suite of revised and updated inherited metabolic diseases leaflets.
  2. First published.