Information about Disorders Fact Sheets

Information about Disorders Fact Sheets


Fact sheets which review the disorders included on the newborn screening panel have been developed for families and professionals.  These fact sheets review information that is of particular concern to parents.  Please click here for the fact sheets that were created by the STAR-G Project.

Health Care Professionals

The fact sheets for health care professionals were created by the American College of Medical Genetics and the American Academy of Pediatrics. These fact sheets, called ACT sheets, describe the short term actions a health professional may follow when caring for an infant who receives a positive newborn screening result.