Mass Screenings

Mass screening in Sapporo City

Neonatal Screening ( Inborn Errors of Metabolism, Congenital Hypothyroidism(CH) Screening, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia(CAH) Screening) Neonatal screening is a test that can identify over 20 different disorders in newborns with only a few drops of their blood. The test aims to support the healthy […] [Read More]

Health check-ups and development counseling for 5 year olds have begun as of October, 2014.

5 year old health check-ups and 5 year old development counseling Health check-ups and development counseling for 5 year olds have begun as of October, 2014, added to check-ups for 4 months, 10 months, 18 months and 3 year olds. Place: at your Ward Health Center Target: 5 years old born in or after […] [Read More]

Application Form for Newborn Screening for Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Inborn Errors of Metabolism and other disorders Page Contents File format and size 1 Outline of the Screening System   2 Q&A   3 Q&A   4 Newborn Mass Screening Test   5 Optional Screening (Tandem Mass Screening)   6 The Disorders which are targets of Optional Screening   7 The Disorders whic[…] [Read More]