2010 Pennsylvania Code
Chapter 59 - Depositions and Witnesses
5929 - Physicians not to disclose information.

     § 5929.  Physicians not to disclose information.
        No physician shall be allowed, in any civil matter, to
     disclose any information which he acquired in attending the
     patient in a professional capacity, and which was necessary to
     enable him to act in that capacity, which shall tend to blacken
     the character of the patient, without consent of said patient,
     except in civil matters brought by such patient, for damages on
     account of personal injuries.

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