|exposer to hiv infected blood on my hand
May 12, 2014
i have bin exposed to HIV infected blood on my hand and cleaned it it with alcohol. i am so worry that i am infected please send me an answer
| Response from Mr. Glenn
Thanks for your question,
You can only get HIV if it gets inside your body. Getting a body fluid with HIV on top of your hand is not inside and under the skin. The only way for this to be risk is if you had a significant cut or wound on your hand. Otherwise, no risk at all.
Hope this helps,
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