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Can You Get Ivf If You Have Hiv

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IVF programs and hiv

Are there specific IVF or artificial insemination programs in the US that accept HIV+ women who want to conceive children? ...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
I suggest that you contact IVF programs directly to find out whether IVF is available to HIV+ women. The number for the In vitro fertilization clinic at Johns Hopkins Hospital is 410-583-2749.BJ... Read more »

HIV adn IVF

Approximately 9 months ago while preparing for IVF treatment my wife was found to be HIV positive.I... Read more »

HIV+ man, HIV- woman, IVF

I am an HIV+ man and I am interested in fathering a child. Is there risk of infestion to an HIV-... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Japan: HIV Couples Barred From IVF Therapy

Japan's Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry has postponed plans to use in vitro fertilization for two couples who are both infected with HIV. The IVF was approved by Tokyo's Ogikubo Hospital in January of last year, but the ministry said more... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Repeat Viral Testing of IVF Couples Not Needed: Study

Running repeat tests for HIV and hepatitis B and C on couples before each cycle of in-vitro fertilization treatment is unnecessary, a new study suggests. The initial screening is enough if the couple reports no new risk factors, according to Drs.... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Woman and HIV-Negative Man (Serodiscordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ woman and an HIV-negative man seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will help you understand what... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Woman and HIV-Positive Man (Seroconcordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ woman and an HIV+ man seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will help you understand what might be... Read more »
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anyone that has done IVF?

Posted by stardust21, 1 Reply
Just curious if anyone has done IVF to concieve a child b/c of their partner's HIV status. Dh and I are going to be starting the process shortly and would love it if there was someone that I could relate to whether it was successful or not.

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Adoption

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
My husband is HIV+ and we have gone through the sprem washing and IVF with no luck. We are moving toward adoption but I'm afraid that we won't be approved because of his HIV status. Has anyone adopted successfully with one parent being +? Read more »

New here - HIV- female with HIV+ male partner

Posted by iSerenity, 2 Replies
Hi, I'm new here myself, glad I found this site. I'm HIV- and involved with a wonderful man that is HIV+. Already have two kids from a previous relationship. We've been together for most part of two years now in a long distance relationship... Read more »

HELP Advise needed

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Pregnant with multiple babies by IVF with ICSI. My husband just told me he cheated and is HIV +. He contracted it 6 weeks prior to the IVF transfer. 4 weeks prior to IVF transfer he was tested and was negative. Two months after exposure he is... Read more »