Infection through kissing
Sep 25, 2000
I recently kissed a friend(open mouth), He has aids. I have a problem with chapped lips and was was wondering what my risk is, how long I should wait until testing. This is really freaking me out and as much info as possible will be appreciated.... the incident happened about two weeks from tomorrow
Response from Mr. Kull
Read the response to Newest Information on Deep Kissing for detailed information on your question. I would not recommend testing for your situation. There is no convincing evidence that shows HIV to be transmitted through kissing.
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