Study result that herpes in pregnancy linked to autism is not reliable

Health Headlines Commentary for March 3, 2017


Study Builds Argument That Infections May Cause Autism

Link between herpes in pregnancy and autism is unconfirmed


Mahic M, Mjaaland S, Bøvelstad HM, et al. Maternal Immunoreactivity to Herpes Simplex Virus 2 and Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Male Offspring. mSphere. Published online February 22 2017