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HIV from Kissing
Sep 7, 2008

Hi;

My Question is that can someone contracts HIV from Open Mouth Kissing. Actually I had a Open mouth kiss with a casual parter whose HIV status is unknown. I am anxious because later I found that we both had sore and cracked lips. How risky is that?

Thanks

Response from Dr. Horwath

Kissing does not transmit HIV infection.



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