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Children of HIV positive haemophilic men.
  1. E Goldman,
  2. C Lee,
  3. R Miller,
  4. P Kernoff,
  5. J Morris-Smith,
  6. B Taylor
  1. Royal Free Hospital and School of Medicine, London.


    All 14 children who were conceived at the time their 12 haemophilic fathers were anti-HIV positive were shown to be HIV negative and to be healthy physically and mentally. Eleven of the 12 female partners have remained anti-HIV negative and one has seroconverted. Despite counselling it is likely that children will continue to be conceived by anti-HIV positive haemophiliacs.

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