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Is it possible for an infected HIV couple to have a child without passing the disease to the child?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hassan Harirah
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: It is possible

It is possible provide the mother stays on anti HIV medication during her pregnancy and intrapartum period, in addition for the newborn after delivery.

In brief: It is possible

It is possible provide the mother stays on anti HIV medication during her pregnancy and intrapartum period, in addition for the newborn after delivery.
Dr. Hassan Harirah
Dr. Hassan Harirah
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It happens. You need proper care and guidance.
Seek care frodm a high risk pregnancy doctor or center.

In brief: Yes

It happens. You need proper care and guidance.
Seek care frodm a high risk pregnancy doctor or center.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Absolutely

Not only possible but expected nowadays! mom needs to take her haart and avoid breastfeeding.
The major concern then becomes the disease morbidity on the parents as their children grow healthy. In third world countries this degree of success in perinatal HIV transmission is far from attained..

In brief: Absolutely

Not only possible but expected nowadays! mom needs to take her haart and avoid breastfeeding.
The major concern then becomes the disease morbidity on the parents as their children grow healthy. In third world countries this degree of success in perinatal HIV transmission is far from attained..
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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