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hi doctors, i just want to ask if i can apply for a fiance visa in us if im an hbv possitive?is it required for a k1 visa to have a test for hbv?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
U.S. State Dept...: The U.S. State department has a website that may have this information. Otherwise, one would have to contact the state department directly. Some hepatitis b carriers in the U.S. Are immigrants from other countries, so perhaps testing isn't required. The state department is at: http://travel.State.Gov/visa/visa_1750.Html.

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