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Diseases and Conditions Identified in Children


The list of health conditions found on this page is not an exhaustive list of health conditions that may impact the lives of children in Minnesota. The health conditions included here are either identified birth defects tracked by CYSHN activities or are conditions diagnosed as part of the Minnesota Newborn Screening Program. You will find basic information about these various health conditions including a general description of the condition and how to find more information and resources. If the health condition you are looking for is not included here, it may be found on the A-Z Listing of Diseases & Conditions

QUICK LINKS: alphabetical list of fact sheets available

Amino Acid Disorders

Cardiovascular Conditions

Central Nervous System Conditions

Chromosomal Conditions

Ear Conditions

Endocrine Disorders

Eye Conditions

Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders

Gastrointestinal Conditions

Genitourinary Conditions



Musculoskeletal Conditions

Orofacial Conditions

Organic Acid Disorders