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I'm not sure if my partner is being faithful, can he be putting my child at risk by having an untreated sti?

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Yes, an untreated std can be detrimental to the unborn baby.
A potential intrauterine infection can occur; preterm labor may come about; and occasionally congenital abnormalities can ensue (congenital syphilis).

In brief: Yes

Yes, an untreated std can be detrimental to the unborn baby.
A potential intrauterine infection can occur; preterm labor may come about; and occasionally congenital abnormalities can ensue (congenital syphilis).
Dr. Neeoo Chin
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Confusing question

It's not clear from your question whether you are pregnant, thinking about pregnancy, or have a child already.
If already born, significant issues are unlikely. If pregnant, any illness brought to you through sex or any other mode that developed a blood phase could reach & hurt baby. Some std's do not, & most ob's screen you for std's at various times during pregnancy as a precaution.Time for a talk.

In brief: Confusing question

It's not clear from your question whether you are pregnant, thinking about pregnancy, or have a child already.
If already born, significant issues are unlikely. If pregnant, any illness brought to you through sex or any other mode that developed a blood phase could reach & hurt baby. Some std's do not, & most ob's screen you for std's at various times during pregnancy as a precaution.Time for a talk.
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