Population screening

Detecting early signs of disease in the Scottish population and providing a reliable method of referral for diagnostic testing and further treatment.

Our national screening programmes include:

  • bowel screening
  • breast screening
  • cervical screening
  • diabetic retinopathy screening
  • pregnancy screening
  • newborn blood spot screening
  • universal newborn hearing screening
  • abdominal aortic aneurysm screening.

For more information on this service

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