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Disclosure when a patient has a serious communicable disease

Background 

Dr Peters sees Adrian who has come in for some test results.   Adrian confides in Dr Peters that he and his girlfriend Maria are going to try for a baby.  

Dr Peters is also Maria’s doctor.  He knows that she is HIV positive but Adrian is unaware.   He is unsure how to proceed. 

Scenario 

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