Hepatitis B in Pregnant Women: Screening
Release Date: June 2009
Summary of Recommendations
The USPSTF recommends screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnant women at their first prenatal visit.
|The USPSTF recommends the service. There is high certainty that the net benefit is substantial.|
Related Information for Consumers
Current as of: September 2013
Internet Citation: Recommendation Summary. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2014.