This guideline describes the basic principles, scope, and range of follow-up and education activities within the newborn screening program and system.
Newborn Screening | Standards
Early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of newborn diseases are critically important. Timely newborn screening can prevent death and improve patient care outcomes. CLSI newborn screening laboratory standards provide test collection instructions, as well as information on methods for the detection of metabolic and hereditary disorders. Browse our newborn screening products below.
This guideline discusses the detection of X-linked. adrenoleukodystrophy by population-based newborn screening using dried blood spot specimens to measure C26:0-lysophosphatidylcholine.