5 tests to save newborns from disability, disease

LUCKNOW: Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences has listed out five tests for newborn babies to save them from preventable causes of disability and diseases.

Included in the newborn screening programme, the tests are performed at a very nominal cost in nine centers of UP. But doctors at SGPGI feel that till the programme becomes universal, parents may ask their doctors to take up these tests.

Source : http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/5-tests-to-save-newborns-from-disability-disease/articleshow/57742335.cms

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