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30 Jan 2004

scared
Hi all

I am pregnant and I am HIV+ my cd4 cell count is 444 and cd4 28,6% can somebody explain to me how bad is this, do I have a chance of having a negative baby?
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01 Jan 0001

You can protect your baby from HIV. You need to be on antiretroviral medication for the last month of your pregnancy, have a ceaser on do not breastfeed. The baby also have to be on therapy for one month after birt. Please discuss this with your doctor.
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