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Your baby's follow-up hearing screening

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The information in this topic is for parents of newborn babies in South Australia when their baby needs a follow-up hearing screening.

In the first few weeks of life your baby will have several routine health checks. One of these checks that your baby hears the sounds needed to learn to talk. As a result of the first screen, some babies need a follow-up screen of their hearing.

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