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wound due to sharp hair of another person
Apr 18, 2012

while traveling in bus one of the man suddenly strikes at me,and due to his sharp beard hair causes some small injuries near my neck.Due to this injury some of my blood come out.I am so worried about the hiv infection. Is hair of any person contain hiv virues? is such injury due to hair caues aids?

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi Rest assured, hair does not transmit HIV. It has to be body fluid for HIV transmission to occur.

Be well and stay safe, Shannon



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