You Can Not Adopt from Ukraine if You Have the Following Illnesses

THE LIST OF DISEASES OF ADOPTIVE PARENTS WHICH WILL NOT ALLOW THEM TO COME ADOPTERS FROM UKRAINE:

Type of disease or disorder

Code under the International Classification of Diseases  (ICD-10) and Related Health Problems (the 10-th Revised Edition)

1.

Tuberculosis (Active Stage of Tuberculosis in any part of the body)

A 15-A 19

2.

Tuberculoid leprosy

TT Leprosy  (Hansen’s Disease)

A 30

3.

 

Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease

B 20 – B 24

4.

 

Organic Mental Disorders, Including Symptomatic Mental Disorders 

F 00

F 01

F 02

F 03

F 04

F 05

F 06*

F 07

F 09

5.

Schizophrenia, schizotypal and delusional disorders

F 20

F 21

F 22

F 23*

F 24

F 25

6.

Mood [affective] disorders

F 30*

F 31*

F 32*

F 33*

F 34

F 39

7.

Neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders

F 40*

F 41*

F 42

F 43*

F 44

F 45*

F 48*

8.

Behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances and physical factors

F 50

F 51*

F 53*

F 54*

F 55*

F 59*

9.

Disorders of adult personality and behavior

F 60

F 61

F 62

F 63

F 64

F 65

F 68

10.

Mental retardation

F 70

F 71

F 72

F 73

F 78

F 79

11.

Disorders of psychological development

F 80**- F 89**

12.

Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence

F 90** – F 98**

13.

Mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use

F 10***

F 11*** – F 16***

F 18***

F 19***

14.

Motor neuron disease

G 12.2

15.

Multi-system degeneration

G 90.3

16.

Episodic and paroxysmal disorders

G 40.0 – G 40.6

G 40.8 – G 41.9

17.

Alzheimer disease

G 30.0 – G 30.9

18.

Cancer, Stage IV

*  Due to the fact that the above-mentioned mental disorders may be short-term, such persons can become adopters not earlier than 5  years after the end of the known episode of such mental disorder in case of sustained remission, which shall be defined by a Psychiatrist individually.

** If such disorders were observed in the past, such persons may become adopters in case of sustained remission (over 5 years), which shall be determined by a Psychiatrist.

*** Any symptoms or manifestations of strong dependence on psychoactive substances are a direct contraindication for the person willing to become an adopter. In case of sustained remission (over 5 years) the issue of contraindications related to shall be defined by a Psychiatrist individually.

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