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Can You Get HIV From A Cut And Fingering

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Hiv from cut finger and 7 month negative

I have protected vaginal sex with a csw.while removing condom with my right thumb some vaginal fluid get stick on it and also there is 4 day old cut not bleeding that time. after 10 day I got fever,diarrhea, sore throat and cough. It last 3 day and...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

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Hi there,Testing done at 90 days or greater can be considered conclusive. You are HIV negative from this incident. In health,Richard... Read more »

hiv risk after cut on finger

dear dr.Weidman,a few days ago i was at a party.After a few drinks i saw i had a small fresh cut on... Read more »

Lancet cut my finger, dad has HIV

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fingering-four day old cut on my finger

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was fingering a lady and had four day old cut on my finger. What was the risk for HIV?

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Fingering with cuts on fingers

Posted by Homer, 1 Reply
Hello,
Thanks for the time and effort you have been putting in to enlighten others.

I had a concern. I recently had an encounter with a HIV positive girl. As we did not have any condoms we decide to not to have penetrative sex. We did oral and I... Read more »

Cut on finger and toilet seat

Posted by xtreme, 1 Reply
thanks for the responses! Much appreciated! Another 2 questions regarding HIV transmission -

1. I had a cut on my finger where I was fingering my girlfriend - does this pose as a risk for HIV for her to get infected if I had the virus or me getting... Read more »

Fingering and Cuts

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Here is my story.

I found out that I fingered a girl that turned out to be HIV positive. I am bad on my cuticles and am always tearing/ripping at the skin around my fingernails as a bad habit. How fresh does a cut need to be for vaginal fluid to... Read more »