STDs During Pregnancy – CDC Fact Sheet

STDs can complicate pregnancy and may have serious consequences for both a woman and her developing baby. A critical component of appropriate prenatal care is ensuring that pregnant patients are tested for STDs. This fact sheet for healthcare providers includes CDC’s specific testing and treatment recommendations for STDs during pregnancy.

CDC, 2016

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

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STDs including HIV

Perinatal Periods:


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Clinical Guidelines/Expert Recommendations for Providers

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