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Daily Contact with HIV

Feb 20, 2005

If you shake hands with an HIV infected person (sweat is present in their hands, then (after 10 minutes or so)touch your eyes or an open wound in your body, what are the chances of getting infected?

Thanks for having an informative website.

Response from Dr. Frascino


The chances are exactly zero! Yep, that's correct zero, zip, zilch! Got it? Good!

Oh, and before you ask, the same applies to mosquitoes, public toilets and doorknobs.

Dr. Bob

So, Bob, how are YOU?
A Pretty Crappy =) week, looking for help from the B-Man

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