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hiv negative still anxious
Apr 12, 2006


I was attacked by a drug user a year ago and had the necessary wait and eventually tested negative. However, the other day while cleaning out the back of the car I found the jacket i was wearing at the time, It had an oil type substance on it and some dried fluids, I am worried that there may be some virus remaining in the oil on the jacket as this has not dried out. Please, please help put my mind to rest I cannot go through with another test again. Does the virus lose viability even without drying over time. Thank you if you could answer this question, a donation will be made to your foundation regardless

Response from Dr. Frascino

This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and HIV Prevention" expert forum. Please resubmit your question there using the same title and add the phrase, "resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum." Thank you.

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