https://www.thebodypro.com/article/hiv-transmission-risk-remains-during-first-6-month
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HIV Transmission Risk Remains During First 6 Months of Treatment

    Andrew Mujugira, M.D.
    Andrew Mujugira, M.D.
    "In the first six months of \[antiretroviral therapy\] there was a residual risk of transmission, which was about 2% per year."
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    "Once the HIV-infected partner is fully suppressed we observed no infections, none. So the critical period is the first six months of treatment."
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    Terri Wilder, M.S.W.

    Terri Wilder, M.S.W.

    Terri L. Wilder, M.S.W., has been part of the HIV community since 1989, and has been a reporter and writer for TheBody/TheBodyPro since 2007.