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How do you prevent perinatal transmission of HIV to the baby?
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Antiviral prophylaxi
Generally mothers with HIV are treated with antiretroviral medication to minimize the risk of transmission of the virus to the fetus or the newborn.
This is not 100% effective but has lowered the infection rate dramatically.

In brief: Antiviral prophylaxi
Generally mothers with HIV are treated with antiretroviral medication to minimize the risk of transmission of the virus to the fetus or the newborn.
This is not 100% effective but has lowered the infection rate dramatically.
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