Asylsum seeksers, refugees and others seeking residence in Norway shall be tested for tuberculosis within 14 days of arrival in Norway.
A Mantoux test shall be taken by all. Persons over the age of 15 shall have lung x-rays taken . These examinations are mandatory by law.
Asylum seekers and refugees, children and adults, who live permanently or temporarily in the municipality, have the right to health checks carried out by a nurse or doctor. All samples/tests will be recorded.
The health service shall ensure that all refugees have an appointment with a dentist. The asylum centre provides this service for asylum seekers.
Persons from areas with a high risk of infectious diseases
Persons who have been subjected to torture and other serious acts/incidents
Single persons with no family network.
Children and adolescents who arrive in Norway unnacompanied
Women who have subjected to rape or other sexual violence
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