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PKU suspected: description in brief

Information on PKU (phenylketonuria) if blood spot screening shows a risk of a child having the condition.

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Results of newborn blood spot screening: phenylketonuria is suspected

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Leaflet with information and advice for parents of babies with suspected PKU (phenylketonuria). Includes next steps and treatments.

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

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Published 1 October 2010
Last updated 4 April 2016 + show all updates
  1. One of a suite of updated inherited metabolic diseases leaflets.
  2. First published.