HIV During Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery, and After Birth: Health Information Fact Sheets for HIV Positive Pregnant Women

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HIV During Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery, and After Birth: Health Information Fact Sheets for HIV Positive Pregnant Women

Description

This series of fact sheets is intended for women who are HIV-positive and pregnant or have recently given birth. These fact sheets describe the steps an HIV-positive pregnant woman can take to preserve her health and prevent transmission of HIV to her baby.

These fact sheets provide information on the following topics:

  • HIV testing and pregnancy
  • Treatment regimens for HIV-positive pregnant women
  • Safety and toxicity of anti-HIV medications during pregnancy
  • Delivery options for HIV-positive pregnant women
  • HIV-positive women and their babies after birth

Developer:

AIDSinfo

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2006
Review Date: 2008
Recent Summary: March 2008
Original Summary: January 2007
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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