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Can Hiv Be Transmitted Through Small Cuts

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Semen from rental car in cut?

Hello, I was in a rental car last year, and I don't remember why, but for some reason I put my hand on the bottom of the dashboard and felt something wet. I looked at my finger noticed a strange white substance on it, and I wiped it off right away....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...of a rental car you had been driving for 14 days was spunk??? And you're worried it might transmit HIV to you via a day-old small paper cut??? Dearie, just how do you think the jizz would have wound up there? Perhaps a few HIV-infected hotties... Read more »

can you get aids from touching sweat with small nondeep cuts on your hands???

can you gets aids from an infected person by touching their sweat with small nondeep cuts on hands?? Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...different levels of risk ranging from less than 1% toabout 8%. The take home message of these studies is that oral sex carries a small butreal risk. Tips for Safer Oral Sex Oral sex is more risky if you or your partner have an untreated... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...be detected in several fluids and tissue of a person living with HIV. It is important to understand however, that finding a small amount of HIV in a body fluid or tissue does not mean that HIV is transmitted by that body fluid or tissue. Only... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York City Restores HIV/AIDS Cut

...possible for this program," said Marc LaVorgna, a spokesperson for Bloomberg. "The remaining cut, $400,000, is frankly extremely small considering the size of the cuts we're being forced to make across city government." Last month, the mayor... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

..."shared body fluids" being risky for HIV, but no documented cases of HIV have been caused by sweat, saliva or tears. However, even small amounts of blood in your mouth might transmit HIV during kissing or oral sex. Blood can come from flossing... Read more »
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working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...trying to stop that.. and when I leave work for the day we often shake hands.. i am worried about blood getting into one of the small cuts on the side of my fingers.. I noticed he sometimes has similar little cuts on his hands.. Part two.. We... Read more »

small cut and infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...fully ejaculate. It was brief. Anyways I had bit my nails a couple hours before this, and later that night I noticed some minor cuts/redness on the side of my middle and index fingernails where I bit the nails. What do you guys think is the... Read more »

stressed out with the incident

Posted by john1976, 1 Reply
...my tongue ad we kissed for some time no tongue to tongue contact only just lips with wet kissing . this was done just 5 to 15 minutes of kissing. i went back to my home and i checked my mouth and i could only see the small blister with little red... Read more »

symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does it take longer for minor cuts and wounds to heal if you are hiv +. I am a little worried that I was exposed to hiv and than 2 weeks after I noticed I was bruising Read more »