survival ,blisters and window period
Sep 25, 2011
respected sir blood from pimples or blisters contain hiv??
hiv survival outside of body??
while eatin some food satple or needle go in mouth cause hiv??
window period of hiv vurus??
after how long hiv detected in blood by elisa ??
pls pls pls help...
Response from Dr. McGowan
This is a very common question, infact have answered it 3 times today!
HIv doesn't live well outside the body (mostly dead in a few hours), especially once dried. There have been no reported cases of HIV being spread from the environment after exposure to dried blood on objects lying around. The virus can be detected after about 2 weeks from the time of infection on average.
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