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Surrogate Mother With Hiv

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Access to surrogate mother by hiv+ man and hiv- woman(who cannot carry a baby)

i am hiv+ and my wife is hiv-. We have been married for 11 years without a child. We have tried invitro fertilisation with sperm washing but it was unsuccessful because my wife has had three previous fibroids surgeries, which according to the gynaec...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Use of a surrogate mother in situations like your can be a complicated and expensive process. Many fertility clinics have only modest experience with complex HIV+ situations. I have referred several patients to the OB/fertility clinic at Columbia... Read more »

surrogate and Hcv

I am a surrogate and the couple that wants me, the husband is a carrier of hcv, their embryos have... Read more »

Could a child born to HIV+ Mother be HIV+ at 8 years without SYMPTOMS?

An HIV+ mother had a newborn who was put on AZT in 1995. Could that child be HIV+ now?If so, would... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Treating Infants, Pregnant, Nursing Mothers With ARVs Drives Down Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

According to two new studies, "giving pregnant and nursing women triple antiretroviral drug therapy, or treating breast-fed infants with an antiretroviral medication, can dramatically cut transmission rates, enabling moms to both breast-feed and to... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Bilirubin as a Surrogate Marker for Atazanavir in Children

Findings for a study looking at paediatric atazanavir dosing and plasma bilirubin as a possible surrogate for atazanavir therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) were presented at the 14th International Workshop on Clinical Pharmacology. Although... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rapid HIV Tests Highly Effective in Preventing Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission in India, Study Finds

Rapid HIV tests have been found to be highly effective in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission in clinical trials in India, according to a study published online Tuesday in PLoS Medicine , the Times of India reports (Sinha, Times of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Africa Lagging on Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission

In Africa, lack of infrastructure and other obstacles to HIV drugs access continue to hamper efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission (MTCT), experts said Monday at the start of the 14th International Conference on HIV/AIDS and Sexually... Read more »
Connect With Others

surrogate mothers

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
As a gay man who has always wanted children I have been wondering about looking into surrogate mothers, but she would have to be hiv + since I am. I am healthy and doing well. Educated and stable. But, when I've inquired about this at "gay and... Read more »

Surrogate?

Posted by LoveAtThisVolume, 1 Reply
I too have always wondered about the possibility of a + woman having a child that is - , but I never hear talk about using a surrogate? If you have the egg and sperm both implanted in a surrogate, the baby will not come in contact with the +... Read more »

In search of a surrogate

Posted by brion23, 3 Replies
Hi - I am an educated, attractive, and healthy HIV positive man that wants to be a father. I am seeking a HIV positive female surrogate. I am open to any arrangement. Please contact me to discuss. Read more »

An experienced Surrogate Available.

Posted by Anonymous
Hi, Im an experienced surrogate searching for a couple for my 4th traditional(using my egg and your sperm) surrogacy. Seeking to help a gay couple. I understand your HIV status, but you still deserve a chance at a family. And if your HIV is... Read more »