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Positive screen for cystic fibrosis carrier: description in brief

This leaflet explains what a positive screening result for carrying the cystic fibrosis gene means.


Results of newborn blood spot screening: your baby carries the cystic fibrosis gene

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What it means to be a carrier of the cystic fibrosis gene.

Healthcare professionals can use this to discuss the condition with parents.

Published 1 September 2014
Last updated 8 September 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated version of public information leaflet.
  2. First published.