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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 16 - 4 A- 1 §16-4A-1. Compulsory serologic test.
Every pregnant woman, resident in West Virginia, shall have a blood sample taken and submitted to the West Virginia state hygienic laboratory or other laboratory approved by the state department of health where there shall be performed thereon a standard serologic test for syphilis. Any standard laboratory test for syphilis approved by the state director of health shall be considered to be such a standard serologic test.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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