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Is this possible mode of transmission

Mar 8, 2013

I know this is gross but I had pooped for a couple days and was in pain. but I was in the bathroom the other day and couldn't go poop so i stuck my finger up my butt to see if could get anything out. I don't remeber touching any blood or didn't see any blood on my fingers or anything that i know if but what if i did touch blood on a door handle or something and it got on my finger that i used. (i use a communal bathroom in my dorm) Would this be a potential risk of getting HIV.

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi Sorry you were constipated and no! there is not a way for you to get HIV from this experience. HIV transmission occurs when there is a direct exchange of body fluid, meaning through sexual interaction or sharing needles.

Be well and stay safe, Shannon

didn't got the answer of other question doc shannon,in my first question
re: vaginal discharge

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