Challenges in Preventing HIV, HBV, HCV, and Congenital Syphilis

Successful prevention of HIV, viral hepatitis, and syphilis during pregnancy can be achieved by addressing challenges related to low implementation of screening recommendations, awareness of infection among pregnant women and their providers, and access to and availability of care and treatment.

A pregnant woman meets with her health care provider for a check-up

Page last reviewed: April 9, 2018