Phenyl Alanine Neonatal Screen Dried blood spot Test in Kolkata
This test checks for Phenylketonuria in the newborn using phenyl alanine as the marker analyte.
To identify at-risk babies for Phenylketonuria at the earliest.
This is a screening test for newborn babies usually done within 48-72 hours of birth to detect inborn errors of metabolism.
Newborn Screening is a test that involves testing of infants at birth for certain genetically linked metabolic disorders which may affect baby’s physical, mental and intellectual development. This test checks for Phenylketonuria in the newborn using phenyl alanine as the marker analyte.
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