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Any Case Of HIV By Spitting Blood In Eyes

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Spit (with or without blood) in the eye

Hello Dr,I am very well aware of the huge number of questions in respect of the transmission of HIV through saliva entering the eyes, however, I felt that I could provide additional information, so as to avoid the answer being merely a reiteration...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that there is no available tissue that time and the finger that i used to wiped the saliva thats the finger that i rubbed in my eyes...question...1. im still in hiv risk (Rubbed the eyes with my finger with saliva) assuming that guy is a hiv... Read more »

paranoid husband over spit in the eye.,.,

hi dr. bob please i needed your help badly,my husband has been paranoid over this pass couple of... Read more »

paranoid husband over spit in the eye (PART II) LAST POST HERE DR BOB

hello dr bob, its me again spit boy from saudi arabia..thank you for your previous answer to me and... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...HIV-infected blood or, less frequently, when infected blood comes in contact with a worker's open cut or is splashed into a worker's eyes or inside their nose. There has been only one instance of patients being infected by an HIV-infected... Read more »
The Body

New Nebraska Bill Proposes Increased Penalties for Spitting on Cops if You're Living With HIV or Hepatitis; Media Fails in Its Reporting

...AIDS Project 's Grants and Public Policy Manager, believes that the bill further encourages misconceptions about HIV/AIDS. "[Blood, semen, breast milk and vaginal fluids] are the only scientifically proven fluids that transmit HIV, not saliva,"... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...through an open cut or sore, or through contact with the mucous membranes in the anus and rectum, the genitals, the mouth, and the eyes. The next two topics discuss the second and third requirements. Where Is HIV Found in the Body? Looking... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Good Things for Corrections Staff to Know

...the use of the wrong medication or the wrong dose that, in turn, helped create a medical menace threatening lives around the globe. This isn't heart disease. It isn't diabetes. It's not one of the many conditions in which a night off meds... Read more »
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IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Just married, could this be HIV?

Posted by peezy, 3 Replies
...these two days, I felt more sick than I can remember. It felt terrible to move or sit still or lay down or sit up or close my eyes or open them...you get the point, I couldn't find relief. The next day I went to see my primary care physician... Read more »

Worried, please respond

Posted by bocca2662
...possible exposure to HIV is that after he left I went into the bathroom to wash my mouth out and I spit first and there was visible blood. I hadn't noticed any before when he was there or when we were fooling around but I kept spitting and more... Read more »

can you see thrush when rinsing/spitting?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is thrush visible in the water when one is pitting/rinsing? When ever I brush my teeth and rince I always note some white/yellowish stuff when I rince in the facet. I also have a white coating with red spots on the back of my tongue. Read more »