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drop of hiv infected blood
Mar 31, 2011

Hi Dr. i have so many pimples on my face during washing my face by water many pimples get broken and some blood is came out from them. if one drop of hiv infected blood is put in to the small bucket of water then i wash my fsce by this water and some pimple get broken and some blood is come out from them. then can hiv transmmition can possible

Response from Dr. McGowan

Thanks for your question.

If you have HIV infection you cannot transmit it back to yourself. So exposure to your own blood would not place you at any risk.

Joe



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