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Saliva Transmission
Dec 19, 2006

About 6 Months ago. I accidently Smoked a Cigarette that belonged to a AIDS infected Person that he had just lit. I have been worried sick about this. Can I be at risk of Contracting Aids from my lips touching his saliva on the cigarette. PLEASE LET ME KNOW ASAP. Thank You

Response from Dr. Horwath

No, you cannot get HIV from this contact.



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