|Can mild night sweats be a possible sign of HIV
May 3, 1999
I was wondering if infected urine that came from a toilet seat and made contact with one's semem, is a possible risk of trasmission of HIV. The bathroom I was in was in a KOA Campground that wasn't very populated. Since then I have experienced every once in a while a mild night sweat. The mild night sweats started about 5weeks after possible transmission. I was also wondering if your mind could create similar symtoms just by worrying all of the time.
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
This mode of contact would be extremely unlikely for acquiring HIF infection. Sweats alone are not enough as symptoms. If you are still concerned, I would get testing. MH
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