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Can You Get Hiv From Period Blood On A Toilet Seat

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Hiv from toilet seat dried blood

Hi, I'm worried, I have OCD and need some reassurance. Please help!I just went to the toilet, there was only one toilet available (the other was out of order) and there was dried blood splashed on the seat. It looked like it had gotten there...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

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I seriously doubt that it could have infected you, especially since the blood was dried. However, I'm sorry I can't help you more. I am not medically trained as my fields are benefits and workplace issues.... Read more »

HIV from blood on toilet seat

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HIV toilet seat blood?

Posted by tubbyone1, 1 Reply
I went to the public library restroom today & saw some blood on the toilet seat. I wiped it off with tissue paper, then sat anddid my business. i didn't see any blood left over, but after i got up, i saw some blood on the inner side of the seat.... 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 »

HIV from blood on Toilet paper?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi,
if somebody that had hiv spilled a bit of their blood onto toilet paper, and then a minute later i used the toilet paper to wipe my vagina....would that put me at risk? i am extremely worried about this! Read more »

Toilet Safety/Open Wounds

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
My son is coming to see us. He has HIV and Chrohns disease and has blood in his stool, my wife has bleeding hemroids and I have had a boil near my butt lanced and is opened to drain. Since we all have something bleeding going on what precautions... Read more »