March 1, 2016

HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS IN PREGNANCY

HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS IN PREGNANCY

    Epidemiology HSV shedding occurs in 0,1% to 0.4% of deliveries. Frequency of neonatal infection is 0.01% to 0.04% of deliveries. Transmission rate of primary maternal infection to exposed neo­nate is estimated at 30%…