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Can I Get Hiv Through Eye

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HIV Via Eye

Hi,Doctor Bob - I have some questions. I was watching at the Sydney Mardi Gras the other night. I am worried about these 2 things:1. I think a mosquito flew into my eye.2. I was sitting next to a person who had bare feet. He had walked through...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,"Can I catch HIV from either of these scenarios . . ."? No, silly Sheila, of course not. If HIV were transmitted that easily, it would have wiped Read more »

hiv and eye problems

I have been recently diagnosed with hiv, and since then I have had intermittant times when my eyes... Read more »

HIV transmission from water splash in the eye/s in public restroom

I went to a movie theater yesterday. I was splashed in the eye with water by someone who had just... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwe: In the Eye of the HIV/AIDS Storm

...someone else to spend his money on," she said, echoing many other sex workers interviewed. "If you are concerned about HIV/AIDS, you stay home," said a worker who called herself "Beyonce." Carrying condoms in her purse would be "un-ladylike,"... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Keeping an Eye on HIV Treatment: From Substance Abuse to Side Effects

...Hicks resurrected via PowerPoint. As the protease inhibitor (PI) era dawned, Newsweek asked if we could anticipate "The End of AIDS?" Those three-drug combos certainly changed the face of the epidemic, but at a price. The Newsweek cover... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delaware: HIV Testing Eyed for Accused Sex Offenders

...Legislature, an accused sex offender would have to submit -- in response to a court order or a request by the alleged victim -- to HIV testing within 48 hours of arrest. As deemed appropriate, defendants -- including those who initially test... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ugandan Health Minister Muhwezi Eyes Cuba for HIV/AIDS Drugs

...headquarters in Kampala, accepted an invitation to visit Cuba. "During my visit, I will discuss how this technology [to manufacture AIDS drugs] can be transferred here," Muhwezi said. He received literature on antiretroviral technology from the... Read more »
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can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...Hi; I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom Read more »

OCD, eye, and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...this, I through some water inside my eye. now I am afraid that if that stain was blood, then I may have become infected with HIV, because I touched the stain and then the water that went into my eye. Also I had some cuts in my hands resulting... Read more »

HIV Optic Neuropathy

Posted by toper3
...Has anyone hear of this Eye condition? Has anyone ever had problems with there eyes as a result of HIV??--after ruling out EVERYTHING ELSE Read more »

White spots on eyes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I've just tested positive. I've read somewhere that white spots over eyes (vision) is somethign related to it but cant find the page I seen it on. Does anyone know anything on this? Would really apprechiate Read more »