|plz help urgent hiv transmission from vaginal fluid on handkerchief to bleeding cut
Aug 28, 2013
Hi today morning I fingures the vagina of a csw. From forum I came to know that it is no risk. But after fingering I used my hanky to wipe of the vaginal fluids from my finger. In the evening I got cut my finger by blade quite deep it was bleeding. I mistakenly used the same hanky which I wiped the vaginal fluid to wipe my wound and cover my wound till it stopped bleeding. Can this lead to hiv transmission if the csw was hiv positive
| Response from Dr. Wohl
No risk here. HIV does not live on hankies very long. I would not worry at all.
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