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Blood In Mouth Could I Have HIV

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hiv+ blood in mouth

Hi Dr Frascino,My partner is HIV+, and we were kissing quite passionately when I noticed blood smear covering three of his teeth.It turns out he had some gingivitis and the tips of his gums (where they point) were bleeding a little and i guess at...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is not HIV infected.3.What we would do might not be applicable to what you should do! If a significant amount of HIV-infected blood comes into contact with mucous membranes, there is an HIV-transmission risk. Consequently, a course of PEP may be... Read more »

Please Help

I've posted on here many times and haven't not recieved a reply. In my opinion this is the best... Read more »

Ice cream (scared)

Good day to you.I stumbled across you website and you certainly seem to be in the know!I am scared... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...Get Infected With HIV? The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not spread easily. You can only get HIV if you get infected blood or sexual fluids into your system. You can't get it from mosquito bites, coughing or sneezing, sharing household... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...of HIV in a body fluid or tissue does not mean that HIV is transmitted by that body fluid or tissue. Only specific fluids (blood, semen, vaginal secretions, and breast milk) from an HIV-infected person can transmit HIV. These specific fluids... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, November 2, 2010

...Lolly Be Laced With HIV? I'm scared stiff because I recently bit into an ice lolly with ice cream in the center, and I saw blood on the ice. Could HIV-positive blood survive in ice lollies or ice cream? I suffer from gum disease -- if my gums... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...belly under the muscle. Subcutaneous fat is the layer of fat justunder the skin. Lipids are fats or fat-like substances in the blood, such ascholesterol and triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number... Read more »
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hiv transmits through kissing

Posted by maruti, 2 Replies
...this is vipin my age is 26,last week i kissed one girl its a open mouth kiss for 20secs,there was no blood in my mouth,no cuts,there is any chance to get hiv infection for me,plz help me i was scared Read more »

Blood on Food?

Posted by wbt9, 2 Replies
...My question is on the possibility of getting HIV from blood on a chicken sandwich? I know it might sound silly but would like some other opinions. I was getting a chicken sandwich from Read more »

Question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If a ball had blood on it for like a second and hit you in the mouth is that a risk for hiv? Read more »

Anon one any expert

Posted by shayshay, 1 Reply
...Any one can a person get hiv if someone is talking and a dot of saliva with blood into another persons mouth can a person get hiv from this.I was in a doctor's office and a man was talking to the nurse and Read more »