What are the medical test for U.S. immigrant visa? The medical examination will include a medical history review, physical examination, chest X-ray and blood tests for syphilis. The physical examination will at least include examination of the eyes, ears, nose and throat, extremities, heart, lungs, abdomen, lymph nodes and skin.
How can you fail immigration medical exam?
- Infectious or communicable diseases that are high-risk to public health and safety.
- Failure to present proof of vaccination against vaccine-preventable illnesses.
- Physical or mental disorders which cause harmful behavior.
- Substance abuse or addiction.
How long is a medical exam valid for immigrant visa? Medical reports are usually valid for twelve months from the date of examination. Medical examinations cannot be performed in the U.S. The medical examination includes a chest x-ray examination for tuberculosis, and blood serological test for each visa applicant who has reached his or her 15th birthday.
What diseases does immigration test for? Doctors are required to perform a blood test for syphilis and a urine test for gonorrhea on all green card applicants aged 15 and older — whether applying from within the United States or abroad.