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Positive Man, Negative Woman & Child

Dec 22, 2005

I need some info about a positive man having kids with a negative woman. And what would happen to the kids?

Response from Dr. Pierone

If the woman does not acquire HIV infection from the male partner then there is not a risk of transmission of HIV to the child. If the woman does get infected then there is also risk of mother to infant transmission of the virus as well.

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