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HIV From Touching A Blood Wound

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Risk from fresh blood to wound

Hello dear doc Bob,how are you doing?i hope all is well.I ve written to you in the past when i heard about your brother,i hope you will hopefully reply back to me cause i need your opinion to move on and decide what to do.You know i admire you as a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...was either fresh or HIV-tainted. If there was fresh HIV-tainted blood coming into direct contact with non-intact skin (open wound), there would be a theoretical risk of HIV transmission.HIV does not survive long outside the body. Exactly how long... Read more »

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Can somebody PLEASE respond

Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...3.(between march 10-14) saw cm of blood at bottom of cut n then bled. what if the blood was fresh n it was hiv + blood n it got in my wound? what if it was hiv + blood that cut/poked me n it was hiv + blood getting in my wound? what's the risk?... Read more »

cut and blood ?

Posted by aggdog91, 1 Reply
...my bf got a got a cut from a door he can not tell if its his blood or not or if he even got a cut he does not know what to do is there anything to do about this Read more »

please respond

Posted by jkhjkjkhg, 1 Reply
...3.(between march 10-14) saw cm of blood at bottom of cut n then bled. what if the blood was fresh n it was hiv + blood n it got in my wound? what if it was hiv + blood that cut/poked me n it was hiv + blood getting in my wound? what's the risk?... Read more »

worried. PLEASE answer

Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...risk if those dots weren't my blood but blood that was hiv+? what if blood was on his hand from a doorknob and it got in the wound? he only touched it like literally 5 seconds before me. what's the risk? this was thursday. and has anyone who... Read more »