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Worried, transmission?
Apr 22, 2011

Hey doc, this is a follow up to another question I had asked you previously. I said that in 3rd grade I had touched another 3rd grade girl's vagina, not fingered or anything.

I keep thinking of new circumstances in which I think if I could get HIV. Like, I keep thinking what if I had a cut or something, but even then, there were no vaginal fluids, and I'm pretty sure I did not have an open cut at the time, wouldn't you notice?

I guess ultimately my question is, have you ever had a case where kids (literally 8 year olds) were just touching around, and something happened via open wound? I mean, I guess if I'm worrying about this, it probably has the same probability of some adult shaking hands with other adults, and I read that there are only 140 kids in the US who actually have HIV, and like almost all of them were via mother, and the rest would probably be by rape/abuse? Thank you for the help.

Response from Dr. Frascino

Hello,

Are you back again???? See link below.

Dr. Bob

http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Q214643.html



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