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MSUD suspected: description in brief

This information on maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) can help healthcare professionals talk to parents of babies with suspected blood spot screening result.


Results of the newborn blood spot screening: maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) is suspected

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Information on maple syrup urine disease (MSUD), diagnostic tests, possible effects of the condition and likely treatments.

Healthcare professionals should download and print out this leaflet for parents of babies who have an MSUD suspected result following their newborn blood spot screening test.

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