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"Non-intact" Skin?? Advice Please!
      #96044 - 04/19/04 06:37 PM

I know I'm probably panicking, but I'm concerned about the phrase "non-intact" skin as it relates to exposure to body fluids of a known HIV+ partner. I definitely had some hangnails or small "raw" areas along my cuticles when I anally fingered someone who is HIV+. There was a lot of fluid (mostly lube I guess) but I'm also worried that there could have been blood. Any input as to my risk level? Thanks for your help.

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Re: "Non-intact" Skin?? Advice Please! new
      #96073 - 04/19/04 10:20 PM

If your finger wasn't dripping blood, then you shouldn't be worried about HIV transmission from what you described.

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