Asked by Zanele on 07-03-2022 13:47:59
Question posted in the Malpractice Law category relating to Free State
Is it legal that a doctor cant test a pregnant woman for hiv and then after the mother gives birth they allow her to breastfeed the child without knowing the status of the mother
Answer to the Question
Posted by Att. Patrick on 20-03-2022 09:07:24
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If the mother wants to know her HIV status, why doesn't she just get tested again? Or, ask the doctor what her status is?
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