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Possible intentional needle poke by sex worker

Jan 29, 2013

I went to see a legal sex worker in a hotel room in Australia. She told me she was Japanese. Whilst giving me a massage I felt a slight prick. I would compare it to the feeling of a hair being pulled out, however I have no hair on my back. Now I am paranoid that she has intentionally poked me with a needle or an acupuncture needle or something and purposely infected me with HIV. I am going crazy with paranoia and Im looking at pimples on my back wondering if they are needle marks. What are the chances of being infected if this was infact what happened?

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there:

I find this to be a highly unlikely situation. If you need to test for your peace of mind, you can go in for an initial test at 28 days, and a final test at 90. I am confident that the results will be negative.

In health,


HIV from someone uninfected?
can saliva transfer hiv at window period.......when viral load is very high...?

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