Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Debra | 2011/08/31

Q.

HIV

i just find out that my babys nanny is HIV positive,now im concern if this can affect my baby because he is been sick since last month evreytime i took him to the doctor they told me he has infenction.Pls help

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

HIV is not spread just by contact so you do not need to be woried about this. What is possible is that your nanny has TB as well. She should be tested for TB at your nearest clinic. If she tests positive for TB your baby should also be tested.

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Posted by: Debra | 2011/09/01

Thank you

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