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Can You Get Aids From A Paper Cut

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Paper cuts and HIV (from a soon-to-be liberal)

Can HIV be transmitted via a paper cut (the non-bleeding variety)? Say, if HIV-infected blood came into contact with said paper cut? Bob, I'm a republican who will be willing to make the political switch if you answer this (also, I love you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Annie!No, a non-bleeding paper cut should not be of any concern. They actually close up fairly quickly. HIV would only be a worry if there were significant blood-to-blood contact.Now if we can arrange for that political switch, we could change... Read more »

Paper Cut (TEARS)

I was recently working with a child who is HIV positive. The child had to receive vaccinations and... Read more »

Risk of infection from paper cut on x-ray?

I would like to know if there is any risk for infection with HIV from a paper cut sustained from an... Read more »
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Paper cut guy spreads lies

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Condoms are in fact 99.99 percent effective in prevention HIV. Shame on paper cut guy for hism disinformation.

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Who is paper cut guy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well cant one get HIV from microscopic holes in the skin. Paper cut guy is a paranoid loser

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Paper cut guy is touching condom guy also

Posted by Anonymous
Do you notice some have the paper cut question and touching condom question, they are one in the same

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Paper cut guy forging peoples name

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I think paper cut guy is the one who has been using other peoples names to post questions, if you read the posts that are said to be under another persons name, they sound strangely familiar to paper cut guys posts

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