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High Heel Crisis! No where in archives. Plus humble donation.

Aug 8, 2010

First of all I want to thank you in advance, I don't have a lot of money to donate only about $40 :( I wish it was more, I see some people donating hundreds, but I suppose any amount is appreciated and will do some good.

Super quick question: I was sratched me leg with my own heel of my shoe. The day before I remember stepping in digusting gutter water and just all around dirty cement, outside ground and even visited my uncle in the hospital. if there was HIV infected blood that I stepped on, then about 20 hours later I scratched myself with the heel that stepped in "maybe" HIV infected blood could I get infected? The scratch from my high heel was red and puffy, but didn't seem to draw blood;if it did draw blood, it was miniscule. But it IS still red and puffy.

Remember it had been about 19 or 20 after I stepped in... Hiv blood or whatever I fear :(

Donation sent asap! :)

Response from Dr. Frascino


Super quick question, super quick answer. The HIV-acquisition risk from your Jimmy Choo cha cha heels is completely nonexistent. Neither concern nor HIV testing is warranted.

Thanks for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation ( It's warmly appreciated.

Be well.

Dr. Bob

When do ARS symptoms generally start? What are the major symptoms of ARS?
Risk or just nerves?

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