Positive Screen for Krabbe Disease

If your child has received a positive newborn screen for Krabbe Disease, call the Hunter’s Hope office at 716-667-1200 or email us at hope@huntershope.org and read our Krabbe NBS Family Guide.

Supplemental Newborn Screening

Krabbe Newborn Screening

If your child has received a positive newborn screen for Krabbe Disease, please know that regardless of the outcome, there is hope.

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Krabbe Newborn Screening: A Family Guide

Download Krabbe Newborn Screening: A Family Guide for information and resources for families whose baby has a positive newborn screen for Krabbe Disease.

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Leukodystrophy NBS Council

The Council is led by Dr. Kurtzberg and other experts in Krabbe Newborn Screening to ensure that children identified through Krabbe NBS have the best possible outcomes. If you are a medical provider or NBS professional and would like to attend council meetings, please contact us at hope@huntershope.org.

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Krabbe Newborn Screening Publications

Hunter’s Hope is committed to ensuring that all infants with a positive screen for Krabbe Disease have the best possible outcomes. We are proud to partner with a group of NBS and Krabbe Disease experts to make continual advancements for Krabbe NBS. Learn more about the best practices for KD NBS and follow up through our Newborn Screening Articles linked below.

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