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.
STDs including HIV
Clinical Guidelines/Expert Recommendations for Providers
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