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Q. This is rgarding HIV If positive mother hasnot received any ART {neither as treatment nor as preventive regimen}what is the drug of choice for the baby at birth .Should single dose nevirapine given or six week zidovidine_? 2}A positive mother received SDNVP before delivery and also to newborn {WITHIN 72HR}after dischsrge at DOL 3 they showed to a private pediatrician for some problem who prescribed them 6 WEEK ZIDIVIDINE.Is it correct Please guide me Thanks! Dr Mangesh

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