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WA Newborn Screening Program

The information pamphlet Your Newborn Baby’s Screening Test is essential reading for all parents before their baby has the newborn screening test.

Ideally the information should be provided to parents during their routine antenatal care.

The pamphlet can also be used prior to collection of the sample to allow discussion and to obtain verbal consent for collection and testing.

The pamphlet is available in English and five other languages:

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