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Newborn Screening Contact Information
Approximate Births by occurrence (ref. 2010 NCHS data)
Major Racial/Ethnic Groups
American Indian: 1%
African American: 14%
Asian/Pacific islander: 6%
Hispanic Ethnicity: 22% (may also be included in race categories above)
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 19a-55 - addresses testing requirements.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 19a-59a (1997) - addresses medical foods.
For more information click on this link: National Conference of State Legislators
Required by law on all newborns, with second test recommended on all newborns between 7-14 days of age.
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NBS Fee: $56.00