Please clarify my incident.
Jun 2, 2012
Hello Doctor, Please help me. According to http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Q221914.html I think that i was stabbed by a needle on cinema seat. Shannon R. Southall and few experts in my country answers that i am NOT at risk because HIV has very low quality. It seems to be good for me and i nearly forget this incident but... yesterday, i found a question on my country's red cross WebBoard which's similar to my case(he thinks he was stabbed by a needle on cinema seat like me) and the official answers that there is some risk if he's bleeding!! So, i'm worried and feel paranoid again. I can't do anything but think about HIV. Please clarify about this case that i'm safe or not. Now, i have a sore throat that make me more worried about HIV. Thank you very much.
Response from Dr. Wohl
I'm with Shannon. Third vote says no risk. DW
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- What Are My Chances Of Getting Chlamydia From Someone Who Already Has It?
- What Antibiotics Do For Peoples With Herpes?
- Treatment Of Chlamydia How Long Before Symptoms Gone
- What To Do If Treatment Did Not Work For Gonorrhea Or Chlamydia?
- Testing Positive For Herpes With No Symptoms
- Syphilis Diagnosis How Long Before I Can Have Sex
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.