Inborn errors of metabolism detectable by tandem mass spectrometry in Egypt: The first newborn screening pilot study
Hassan, Fayza A El-Mougy, Fatma Sharaf, Sahar A Mandour, Iman Morgan, Marian F Selim, Laila A Hassan, Sawsan A Salem, Fadia Oraby, Azza Girgis, Marian Y Mahmoud, Iman G El-Badawy, Amira El-Nekhely, Ibrahim Moharam, Nadia Mehaney, Dina A Ibrahim, Mohamed # ×
BMJ Pub. Group
Journal of Medical Screening vol:23 issue:3
To estimate the burden of metabolic disorders detectable by tandem mass spectrometry in Egypt, through a pilot expanded newborn screening programme at Cairo University Children's Hospital in 2008, and examining the results of 3,900 clinically at-risk children, investigated at Cairo University Children's Hospital for the same disorders over the past 7 years using the same technology.