Br J Hosp Med. 1992 May 6-19;47(9):674-9. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), grouped together are one of the
most common medical complications of pregnancy. They can have serious
adverse effects on the health of both the pregnant mother and her baby.
The increasing prevalence of many STDs and the advent of human
immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related problems emphasize the need for STD
awareness in the care of pregnant women.
Female Human Infant Mortality Infant, Newborn Maternal-Fetal
Exchange Pregnancy Pregnancy
Complications/DIAGNOSIS/MORTALITY/*PHYSIOPATHOLOGY Sexually Transmitted
Diseases/DIAGNOSIS/MORTALITY/ *PHYSIOPATHOLOGY JOURNAL ARTICLE REVIEW