What are these links & publications?
These links and publications are provided as supplemental material and resources to help clientele gain a better understanding of the disorders screened for in Washington State.
Please note that the Newborn Screening Program encourages all patients to discuss any concerns they have regarding newborn screening results with their health care provider or with follow-up staff at the Newborn Screening Program.
Fatty Acid Disorders
Carnitine Uptake Deficiency (CUD) - General Overview (PDF)
Long-chain L-3-hydroxy Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (LCHAD) Deficiency - General Overview (PDF)
Medium-chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (MCAD) Deficiency - General Overview (PDF)
Trifunctional Protein (TFP) Deficiency - General Overview (PDF)
Very-long Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (VLCAD) Deficiency - General Overview (PDF)