|HEMOPHILIA AND HIV INFECTION IN ABSOLUTELY HETEROSEXUAL MAN
Nov 24, 2001
DEAR DOC. I AM STRICTLY HETEROSEXUAL MAN OF 43 YEARS OLD, I WAS DETECTED HIV + 2 WEEKS AGO IN A ROUTINE EXAMINATION BEFORE MARRIED, I AM AFRAID TO HAVE CONTRACTED HIV VIRUS IN 1999 HAVING UNPROTECTED SEX WITH A FEMALE DOCTOR, SHE TOLD ME SHE WAS PERFECT. LATER, LAST YEAR I DISCOVERED THAT SHE USED DRUGS AND SUFFERED OF HEMOPHILIA. IS THAT THE CAUSE OF MY INFECTION? THANKS F.C.
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
Her history might have put her at risk for HIV infection and in turn that is how you got infected. MH
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