Preferably if women get vaccinated before pregnancy.
The immune system of the female organism during pregnancy undergoes several changes that make it easier to develop infectious diseases.
In pregnancy, flu may cause serious complications
not only for the future mother but also for the fetus. In some cases it may happen
death. This was reported by gynecologist Miroslav Kotek, who examined the question
vaccination of pregnant women.
Before pregnancy, a female gynecologist should have completed everything
mandatory vaccinations. Live vaccines should be administered at least one month
before the planned pregnancy. "The main importance is vaccination against
gets pox if their wife did not. Inhalation vaccines may be
administered just before pregnancy and, if necessary, during pregnancy.
Every pregnant woman should be vaccinated against flu,
annually from October to December, and also vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus
and black cough in the 28th to 37th pregnancy week, says Kotek
with the attending physician who recommends vaccination on the basis
patient's state of health and age.
Kotek explained that flu in pregnancy can also cause mother and childbirth
fetal complication. He remembered that in 2009 he died of a pandemic
SARI flu in Slovakia, the six pregnant women who represented it
46.15 percent of cases.
The gynecologist also pointed out that direct transmission of influenza from mother to fetus is
during pregnancy, but may be the cause of miscarriage
during the first three months of pregnancy. He stressed that the flu virus can
The fetus also causes the nerve tube. Child of mothers with overcome
Chicken flu may also deteriorate in growth below
The gynecologist recalled that postpartum vaccination is also important.
"Inoculated mother reduces the risk of contagious her child's degree
Postpartum vaccination is safe for mom even if she is breastfeeding.
A woman who has not been vaccinated against tetanus, diphtheria and black cough
during pregnancy, should be immature immediately after birth
vaccinated in the last five years, "added Kotek. After inoculation of the pregnant woman
Within approximately two weeks, they create antibodies that pass smoothly
The doctor stressed that the vaccination of pregnant women is properly documented
and is safe for mother and child.