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Can I marry a HIV+ lady and have kids with her?

can i marry a HIV+ lady and have kids with her? hi,am 24yrs of age. my question is related to HIV/AIDS. i have a girlfriend whom i love so much. but recently i found she is HIV+. due to the feelings i have for her and the love i have towards her i don t want to leave her. i wish to marry her,could you please help me,how can i have kids with her if am married to her?
Asked On : Fri, 15 Apr 2011
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  Anonymous's Response
yes you can marry her.but there is problem.the question is how much is she effected from this disease.that is known by CD4 marker.if it is higher then if u marry and having sex with her with out condom then the disease'll transmit to u.and the baby will be effected by mode of delivery.if there is normal delivery the chance of transmisson is more.
Answered: Sat, 16 Apr 2011
OBGYN Dr. Rhea Chanda's  Response
Marriage is sumthing that you and your gf need to decide on.There is no medical ban.But if you want kids with her you need to be aware of getting infected yourself and also having kids who will be HIV positive.This is something you need to discuss with your gf and get some counselling.Its a life changing decision.
Answered: Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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