Human immunodeficiency virus infection and pregnancy.

  title={Human immunodeficiency virus infection and pregnancy.},
  author={Haritini Petropoulou and Alexander J. Stratigos and Andreas D Katsambas},
  journal={Clinics in dermatology},
  volume={24 6},
Human immunodeficiency virus infection profoundly affects the medical community and is spreading rapidly in women of childbearing age worldwide. Transmission of HIV from mother to child can occur in utero, during labor, or after delivery through breast-feeding. Most of the infants are infected during delivery. We focus on the factors affecting the… CONTINUE READING