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can saliva transfer hiv at window period.......when viral load is very high...?

Jan 29, 2013

recent studies shows that saliva at window period have very high viral load............abt 2000 copies per means saliva can be transfer hiv at window it true?

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there:

Saliva cannot transmit the virus. There are only four fluids in the human body that are capable of transmitting HIV. They are:

1. Blood

2. Breast Milk

3. Semen including pre-ejaculatory fluid

4. Vaginal Secretions

Be sure to check out our section on What is HIV. It contains a wealth of reliable, up to date information on HIV and how it is transmitted.

In health,


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