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October 4, 2012

New test of newborns' DNA speeds diagnosis

From the day she was born, the baby girl had seizure after seizure as doctors at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., frantically tried to keep her alive. Weeks passed and every medication failed. Finally, her family decided to let their baby go, and the medical devices were withdrawn. She was 5 weeks old.

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