Neonatal Screening

Neonatal Screening

S.No Test Name Sample Type Sample Volume Vacutainer TAT*
1 Routine Neonatal Screening 4 disorders (Galactosemia, Hypothyroidism, Phenylketonuria, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia) Heel prick Blood spot 3 spots Heel prick blood spot on Filter paper 1 week
2 Routine Neonatal Screening 5 disorders (Galactosemia, Hypothyroidism, Phenylketonuria, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, G6PD) Heel prick Blood spot 3 spots Heel prick blood spot on Filter paper 1 week
3 Routine Neonatal Screening 7 disorders (Galactosemia, Hypothyroidism, Phenylketonuria, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, G6PD, Cystic fibrosis, Biotinidase) Heel prick Blood spot 3 spots Heel prick blood spot on Filter paper 1 week
4 Extended Neonatal Screening (Routine NNS 5 disorders + Tandem mass disorders) Heel prick Blood spot 3 spots Heel prick blood spot on Filter paper 1 week
5 Tandem Mass Spectrometry for Metabolic disorders (Amnioacid, Acyl Carnities, Organic acid disorders) Heel prick Blood spot 3 spots Heel prick blood spot on Filter paper 1 week
6 Urine metabolic screening (Ferric chloride, DNPH, Nitroprusside, Reducing substances, Nitrosonaphthol) Urine 5-10ml Sterile Container or centrifuge tube 1 week
7 Amino acid profile (Urine/Plasma) qualitative UrinePeripheral blood 5-10ml3-4ml Sterile tubeGreen top Na heparin 1 week
8 Amino acid profile (Plasma/Serum/Urine) quantitative UrinePeripheral blood 5-10ml3-4ml Sterile tubeGreen top Na heparin 1 week