Below are brief descriptions of the disorders screened for in the Northwest Regional Newborn Screening Program. Click on the link to view the disorder fact sheet. All fact sheets are in PDF format.
Amino Acid Disorders
Organic Acid Disorders
Fatty Acid Chain Disorders
Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)
- Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)
The information on the Northwest Regional Newborn Screening Program website is offered for general informational and educational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, medical advice. In no way are any of the materials presented meant to be a substitute for professional medical care or attention by a qualified practitioner, nor would they be construed as such. Contact your physician if there are any concerns or questions.