Neonatal screening in Sapporo

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 development of your baby though early disease detection.
The screening is offered free of charge to all newborns delivered in Sapporo. Neonatal screening is conducted by local governments throughout the country.

Neonatal screening pamphlet in English(PDF:437KB)

Neonatal screening application form in English(PDF:198KB)

To find French version click here

Based on information from Sapporo city