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HIV and hairdresser

Jan 17, 2012

My hairdresser has dermatitis on hands and I've got a very fragile skin. If her injuries bleed on my head which might be bleeding as well due to chemical treatments, could that be a possibile way of HIV transmission? Thanks for your answer

Response from Dr. Wohl

No. Her blood would have to be a) teeming with HIV, b) copious, c) come in contact with large opening in your scalp. I think all she can give you is a shampoo and a cut. DW

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may be this is not the right place to ask, still asking because i am very alone

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