Option HIV+ female, HIV-negative male, n (%) HIV+ male, HIV-negative female, n (%)
I discourage these couples from pregnancy 0 0
There are no options for these couples 0 0
Maximally suppressed viral load using ARV therapy 42(89) 41(87)
Management of any chronic medical conditions 33(70) 32(68)
Screening and treatment for STDs 36(77) 35(75)
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PreP) 34(72) 31(66)
Post-exposure prophylaxis 22(47) 20(43)
Timed intercourse 20(43) 19(40)
”Turkey baster” (home intrauterine insemination) 14(30) NA
Sperm Washing NA 30(64)
Fertility evaluation 13(28) 11(23)
Referral to specialist for assisted reproductive technology 27(57) 24(51)
Office intrauterine insemination 1(2) 0
Adoption 1(2) 1(2)
Referral to high risk OB/GYN 1(2) 0
None of the above 2(4) 0
NA=not applicable
Table 2: Reported discussion of options for serodiscordant heterosexual couples interested in conception (more than one option could have been chosen), n=47.
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