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Release Date: March 2008
This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for phenylketonuria in newborns.
Summary of Recommendation
- The USPSTF recommends screening for phenylketonuria (PKU) in newborns.
Grade: A Recommendation
Current as of March 2008
Screening for Phenylketonuria (PKU), Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. March 2008. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsspku.htm