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worrisomewaiter
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Reged: 02/04/07
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Scared
      #224077 - 02/04/07 11:34 PM

Yesterday, my HIV+ uncle came over for a visit. While he was here, my kitten scratched him and drew blood a few minutes later, the kitten scratched me and also drew blood. I am scared to death, I know the likelihood is slim, but the fright still lingers. Can someone shed some light on this please?

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Jackie__Blue
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Reged: 01/20/07
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Re: Scared new
      #224078 - 02/05/07 09:05 AM

HIv transmission doesn't take place after the virus as been exposed to outside environmental factors.

You did not have a risk.

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Survivor
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Re: Scared new
      #224105 - 02/06/07 10:38 PM

When you bleed, you bleed "out" not "in"... No risk...

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