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Can You Get Hiv From Pimple

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I found my "pimple" worry in the forum (PIMPLE)

The staff at the body does such a great job, that it is almost a job in itself to search through your available data to find an answer to a question. It doesnt help that in our viral phobia, us nervous wrecks tend to ask questions in the wrong...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for taking the time to write in and share the information you found in the archives. Actually "popped pimples" is a fairly common question, although it has not reached QTND (Question That Never Dies) status. I'll reprint... Read more »

HIV from pimple contact

A person infected with HIV touched my back which had one open pimple. The pimple was popped and... Read more »

transmission of hiv through 4 or 5hour broken pimple

hi dr wohl, please help me... i just want to know whether hiv infection may be... Read more »
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hiv through pimple while wiping self with towel?

Posted by dave313131, 1 Reply
Hi, I masturbated with another man and we ejaculated on our own stomachs. However, he cleaned himself with a towel and I used the same towel to clean myself as well. After, I had forgotten that I had a pimple on my stomach that I had popped three... Read more »

Is it possible to get HIV from a popped pimple?

Posted by AZT
I'm asking in the area where it's my pimple that been popped, and it's a bleeder. Would it be possible for someone else's blood get into my pimple and give hiv, or would the blood from my pimple just push the other guy's blood out.

Kind of a weird... Read more »

Pimples and Advanced HIV

Posted by Anonymous
Hello there. Although I have been on The Body mailing list for quite sometime, I must say I have never been to this post site before. I find this to be very informative and I am glad to find a site where people can connect. My question is a... Read more »

hiv infection through pimple??

Posted by Worrier82, 1 Reply
hi all i have a very i guess rare situation that happened to me and was hoping some of you can shed some light on it? so i was in bed with a guy and overnight he must of cut himself or something cause when he woke up he had a cut and now i can't... Read more »