Jun 10, 2012
How long does a minor cut remain susceptible to HIV infection?
Response from Ms. Southall
Hi Our bodies start instantly to protect open wounds from getting infected. Depending on the size of the cut as long as there no active oozing from the wound then it is safe.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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