|my partner is hiv positive
Sep 2, 2007
I found out that my partner was hiv positive because I found pills, she would have never told me, but my question is, if she "had a blood transfusion" when she was 2 and is it possible that she would have aids now? she is 31 and never took the medications until now
| Response from Dr. Frascino
Your partner's blood transfusion at age 2, a full 29 years ago, would not be the cause of her having to start HIV medications recently. If she's telling you that's her only potential risk, I would have to question her veracity. Or perhaps her memory just has convenient gaps, like Alberto Gonzales's!
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