We report the pregnancy outcome and clinical and laboratory findings in infants born to women with chikungunya infection during pregnancy. There was evidence of vertical transmission and poor pregnancy outcome in some cases.
Key words: chikungunya, vertical transmission
Ceylon Medical Journal Vol. 54, No. 2, June 2009 pp47-50
How to Cite:
Senanayake, M.P., Senanayake, S.M., Vidanage, K.K., Gunasena, S. and Lamabadusuriya, S.P., 2009. Vertical transmission in chikungunya infection. Ceylon Medical Journal, 54(2), pp.47–50. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/cmj.v54i2.865
Senanayake, M. P., Senanayake, S. M., Vidanage, K. K., Gunasena, S., & Lamabadusuriya, S. P. (2009). Vertical transmission in chikungunya infection. Ceylon Medical Journal, 54(2), 47–50. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/cmj.v54i2.865