WVC 16 - 3 - 7
§16-3-7. Inflammation of the eyes of the newborn.
Any inflammation, swelling, or unusual redness in either one
or both eyes of any infant, either apart from, or together with
any unnatural discharge from the eye or eyes of such infant,
independent of the nature of the infection, if any, occurring at
any time within two weeks after the birth of such infant, shall
be known as "inflammation of the eyes of the newborn" (ophthalmia
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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