|I have a question about pregnancy
Feb 6, 2006
My CD4 is 1059 and my VL is undetectable. My husbands CD4 is 58 and his VL is 1000.He just started taking medication and I have been on meds for almost a year now. Is the chance of us having a baby HIV+ greater due to his count? Should we wait to his count goes up to try?
| Response from Dr. Henry
If you have an undetectable viral load on treatment then the chances the a baby you deliver will be HIV infected is probably 1% or less. The baby doesn't get infected from the father but only from the mother. KH
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