Neonatal Screening for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia in Turkey: Outcomes of Extended Pilot Study in 241,083 Infants

GÜRAN T., Tezel B., Cakir M., AKINCI A., ORBAK Z., Keskin M., ...Daha Fazla

Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology, cilt.12, sa.3, ss.287-294, 2020 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/jcrpe.galenos.2020.2019.0182
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.287-294


Objective: Turkish Directorate of Public Health introduced the first pilot screening program for congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) in four Turkish cities in 2017, and in 2018 extended the program, with a slight change in screening strategy, to fourteen cities. To evaluate the performance of the extended study and update previously reported outcomes.