Newborn Screening for Cystic Fibrosis in Mersin Province: Yearly Assessment of the National Program


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Ozdemir A., DOĞRUEL D.

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, cilt.21, ss.100-104, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2019.18187
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.100-104

Özet

OBJECTIVES: A national newborn screening program for cystic fibrosis (CF) was started using immunoreactive trypsinogen (IRT) test on January 1, 2015, in Turkey. We aimed to analyze the characteristics of newborn screen-positive (NBSP) infants in Mersin province.