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Can I Get Aids From A Drop Of Blood

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Can I Get HIV If Blood Drop On My Stomach

While having sex with a lady, a few drops of blood (3-4 drops) dropped on my pelvic area. The lady confirmed that she is HIV negative. But assuming that she is HIV positive, what is the possibility to get HIV. I was using Latex Condom and there was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk would be nonexistent. HIV cannot permeate intact skin.Dr. Bob Read more »

menstrual blood on penis after protected sex - WILL DONATE GENEROUSLY!!!

Doc - I just had sex with a high-risk prostitute. I used condom (i think correctly, since i am... Read more »

cd4 count

I had hiv since i was born in 85 i was on medicine all my life last year i decided to stop my... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Myths and Misunderstandings

...treatment, HIV-infected mothers pass HIV to their newborns about 25% of the time. However, with modern treatments, this rate has dropped below 2%. See Fact Sheet 611 for more information about HIV and pregnancy. Myth: HIV is being spread by... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...(pre-treatment) viral load. A drug is "working" if it lowers viral load by at least 90% within 8 weeks. The viral load should continue to drop to less than 50 copies within 6 months. The viral load should be measured within 2 to 8 weeks after... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

...infections also cause anemia. Anemia has always been a problem for people with HIV and AIDS. The rate of serious anemia has dropped considerably since people started using ART. However, almost half of people with HIV still have mild or moderate... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...America has increased. In addition, death rates for HIV-positive people who receive combination antiretroviral treatment has dropped. Unfortunately, the HIV drugs do have side effects and toxicity (for some people) that can be life-threatening in... Read more »
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can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...half of my penis.However there were no visible wounds on my foreskin.Also while kissing doctor I have noticed that a very small drop of blood( as small as l grain of powered salt) coming from the lips of the lady.I stopped kissing as soon as I... Read more »

Blood on Food?

Posted by wbt9, 2 Replies
...other opinions. I was getting a chicken sandwich from a gas station and noticed what could have been blood on it. Not just a drop of blood, maybe about half of the bun. Lets say that the sandwich sat on the warmer for 3-5 minutes and then after... Read more »

My 7 yr anxiety of contracting HIV

Posted by XManifest, 1 Reply
...once had bad acne on my chest and back, and feared that by SOME CHANCE I might lean back on a seat on a train/bus with a fresh drop of blood on it. My acne was bad and often were close to bleeding, it was cystic acne. Of course I had a t-shirt on... Read more »