HIV and Pregnancy

This patient handout in the form of questions and answers is designed to inform pregnant women and women planning a pregnancy about the risks of HIV infection during pregnancy. It covers the basics of HIV infection, its potential risks to pregnant women and their babies, and how these risks can be minimized with early diagnosis, certain preventive measures, and HIV treatment.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), 2017

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

Additional Info:


Prenatal Care and Education STDs including HIV

Perinatal Periods:

Pre-/Inter-conception Prenatal

Resource types:

Tools and informational materials for participants

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