iran ban screening women ultrasound tests

The Iranian Ministry of Health announced a ban on screening women ultrasound tests in a letter
addressed to universities and medical centers across Iran.The Health Ministry’s objective is to
enforce the “Population Growth Plan” as much as possible.Any advice to carry out ultrasound
tests for fetal abnormalities are prohibited and those who violate these instructions will face
punishments such as imprisonment, fines, and revocation of medical licenses.

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