|I am so Stressed
Sep 12, 2013
one man bitten me yesterday on my leg, while we were fighting each other. And the bite cause some cuts of clot and small amount of blood, and i dont think his saliva touch it cause i was with trouser.. i am so scared if he has HIV can he transmit it to me through bit ??
| Response from Ms. Southall
Hi It is HIGHLY unlikely to receive HIV through a bite. HIV transmission occurs when there is a direct exchange of body fluid and HIV is not transmitted through saliva. The body fluids it is transmitted by is vaginal, semen, blood or mother to child through breast milk. The most important thing to do is make sure you keep the bite area clean and dry and allow it to heal. A human bite carries more bacteria than a dog bite, so you want to make sure you keep the area clean and covered so that it can heal. But HIV is not a risk here for you!
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- AIDS Infection Risk Touching An Open Scab
- Blowjob From A Prostitute Scared To Get Tested
- Bloody Pee After Anal With Condom Worried I Have HIV
- Burning Penis After Condom Broke Worried I Have HIV
- Enlarged Lymph Nodes After Swallowing Sperm Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Vaginal Discharge After Fisting Worried I Have HIV
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.