It is free once a year and, for the Gulf of Minamata or neighboring area of the sea that anxiety is felt in health with having eaten seafood, carries out business that can receive medical examination once.
Eligible people of medical examination
That health anxiety is felt with having eaten fishery products of Gulf of Minamata or the outskirts area of the sea in which was not applied to bailout based on "special measures law about relief of Minamata disease victim and solution to issue of Minamata disease" for more than one year on before December 31, 1974.
Medical examination contents, conduct medical institution
(medical examination item)
Medical examination, interview, physical measurement, blood pressure measurement, urinalysis, blood test, eye test, audiometry, electrocardiogram
Confirmation of having anxiety or not healthy based on information obtained from interviews and instruction about general lifestyle
(conduct medical institution)
Desired medical institution is chosen from medical institution in Tokyo, Osaka, Aichi, Fukuoka by Kumamoto, Kagoshima, others in Niigata
※We consign medical examination to Tuberculosis Association and carry out.
※About conduct medical institution, please download than the following.
About where registration to medical examination business for healthy uneasy person is hoped for, you attach resident's card to the following applications after filling out the requirements, and apply to reference (Minamata Disease Health Care Affairs Division) of the end.
○(style 1) Medical examination registration application for healthy uneasy person
○(style 2) Petitions such as fishery products intakes
※About application style, please download than the following.
(style 2) Petitions [PDF file/125KB] such as fishery products intakes
Kumamoto Minamata Disease Health Care Affairs Division medical care measures group
Phone number 096-333-2284
〒862-8570 6-18-1, Suizenji, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, Kumamoto