|Does a less healthier person, more prone to get HIV?
Aug 25, 2011
Doctor, I know that you are a wonerful person, giving peace and guidance to a whole bunch of people. I have few questions.
I heard that, the chance of getting infected with HIV virus, from a needle/syringe prick with HIV + blood, is .3 to .8 percentage.
1. Is the above said correct?
2. Does this percentage have a connection with the health of the person?
3. I mean , Does a more healthier person, less prone to get infected with HIV this way?
4. Also , does a less healthier person, more prone to get infected with HIV this way?
| Response from Dr. Frascino
1. Yes, but there are many variables involved in whether HIV is actually transmitted.
HIV doesn't really care if you're healthy or not. I was extremely healthy when the virus found me. I seroconverted following an occupational needle stick and laceration in January 1991.
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