HIV and Perinatal Transmission

Advances in HIV research, prevention, and treatment have made it possible for people with HIV to give birth to babies who are free of HIV. The annual number of diagnoses of perinatal HIV in the United States and dependent areas has declined by more than 95% since the early 1990s.

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