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Hiv Transmission Statistics From Positive Female To Negative Male

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I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...was seeking), so I apologize in advance if you or someone else may have already answered this.My husband is positive and I am negative. We found out he was positive after about six months of trying to conceive our first child. Weve known his... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Is HIV Riskier for Men With Pregnant Partners?

...an increased risk of female-to-male HIV transmission (HR 2.21, 95 percent CI 1.17-4.19, p=0.02). In contrast to the risk for females, the risk for males was not attenuated in adjusted analysis (adjusted HR 2.28, 95 percent CI 1.16-4.46, p=0.02).... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...have found these to be safe and effective treatments for osteoporosis. Most authors argue that vitamin D deficiency should be ruled out in any HIV-positive patient with significant osteoporosis to determine the need for extra supplementation. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Examine Effect of Male Circumcision on Female Partners

...men in the group who were asked to invite their wives to participate in the study, 566 did so. Among the women, 245 were HIV-negative at the start of the study. The researchers focused on the 161 couples who enrolled at the same time and in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex Before Circumcision Wounds Are Healed Could Increase Female Partners' Infection Risk, Study Says

...randomly assigned half to be circumcised. The researchers followed 124 couples in which the men's regular female partner was HIV-negative when the man was circumcised. They found that among 70 partners including circumcised men, 11 women... Read more »
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Female to Male Transmission Risk (Dr Bob)

Posted by Sprite1, 3 Replies
...And just as I was entering the home stretch a little bit calmer... Dr Bob's answer to the question "I've heard that female to male transmission is very low" has really scared me. http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Current/Q187720.html ... Read more »

any good resources about transmission?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am a 27 yr old female who was diagnosed hiv+ 4 months ago. I started my meds and w/in a month had gotten the virus to an undetectable state and my Read more »

Female to male transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...that my chances are very small that i'm infected. I took an elisa test at 4 weeks and an oraquick at 5 weeks. Both came back negative. Someone please help. Read more »

question on female -> male transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...the information out there is so confusing and contradictory. i tested positive recently (ELISA & WB), my boyfriend tested negative on ELISA. we still have another 2 1/2 months to go for his 3 month test. we're both freaking out about his... Read more »