ART In Utero and Fetal Anomalies

A significant national study in the UK and Ireland found that HIV-positive women treated with ART during pregnancy had no increased risk of fetal anomalies regardless of the trimester in which fetal exposure occurred.


Townsend CL, Willey BA, Cortina-Borja M, Peckham CS, Tookey PA. Antiretroviral therapy and congenital abnormalities in infants born to HIV-infected women in the UK and Ireland 1990-2007. AIDS. 2009 Feb 20;23(4):519-24.

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