Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Bleeding In A Child With Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

placenta bleeding and mother-to child HIV transmission

I am 16 weeks pregnancy and I am bleeding, I understand its coming from the placenta which wants to detach from the uterus. I understand mother to child HIV transmission may occur during pregnancy. I have yet to go for HIV test and if positive will...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Not necessarily. However, I do suggest you get HIV tested without further delay. If positive, you'll need to be under the care of an HIV specialist as well as an HIV-knowledgeable Read more »

animal bite of HIV+ child

Through an animal bite of an HIV+ child, and a subsequent bite to another child (HIV infected blood... Read more »

Child at school

I am a teacher in a preschool classroom. It has come to my attention that one of our students is... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...and/or transportation Unstable housing Fear of partner (domestic) violence Other responsibilities such as child care or caring for a sick partner The stigma associated with HIV Active substance abuse ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...sore or wound, during sexual activity, or if you share equipment to inject drugs. HIV can also be spread from a mother to her child during pregnancy or delivery. This is called "vertical transmission." A baby can also be infected by drinking an... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

...can cause some serious unwanted effects, including kidney stones. A doctor should be notified if an individual (especially a child) taking this medication experiences symptoms of kidney stones, which include severe side or back pain or blood in... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viracept

...possible, unless it is almost time for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. Viracept Oral Powder also available for children and individuals unable to swallow tablets. AWP: $796.99 / month for 250 and 625 mg tablets ... Read more »
Connect With Others

I bet this is a stupid question but..

Posted by mollyshurtmen, 1 Reply
...Can you get HIV if there's blood on a qtip? After I showered I grabbed a qtip to clean my ears. After, I realized there was blood on it an Read more »

My child touch blood of my HIV+ Husband

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My husband is HIV+ He cut his finger bad and ran into the bathroom and he was dripping blood on the floor. My young daugher touch the blood and Read more »

Kissing a HIV- person

Posted by gordon, 9 Replies
...Unless I am mistaken if you kiss a person mouth to mouth and one of you is have HIV+ and the HIV+ person has a small cut in the gums or in the mouth area. The suliva with a small potion of blood will be trasmitted, Read more »

Vaginal Bleeding

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is Bleeding a symptom of HIV or Aids ? in the Vagina or Penis Read more »