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Casual Contact Risks

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casual contact risks

what if a hiv+ person stratched themself and bleed a little on a chair and imedaitly got a paper towel and wipe it off the chair and what if seconds later a hiv- person cam along and put their hands were the blood was would they be at risk since...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,It's frequently stated you can't compare apples to oranges, and by the same logic it's equally difficult to compare risks associated with driving to those associated with oral sex. For instance, I have no idea how well or safely you drive or... Read more »

Re: HIV transmission Risk, WILL DONATE (CASUAL CONTACT, 2010)

Hi Doc,I just thought of another question after typing my original ones (below). #4. Would the fact... Read more »

person to person casual contact

does a person with hepititas C in a classroom environment pose a threat of infection to others in... Read more »
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low risk contact but fever and rash??

Posted by bob111, 2 Replies
i am male, had an encounter with another guy 2.5 weeks ago, involved kissing and oral both receive and giving. i gave only for a short amount of time, not sure how much precum was in mouth and had a canker sore in mouth. i had two cold sores that... Read more »

Contact dermatitis

Posted by Anonymous
...There is so many HIV rash's im aware but is this one, contact dermatitis one of them ? please help me please ? Read more »

to the CASUAL CONTACT guy

Posted by mental_case
...look i am trying to help you here but... you have an awful weird definition of CASUAL contact! there is not an exchange of cum or blood in casual contact it is that simple. WHAT YOU ARE RELATING IS NOT CASUAL CONTACT! in Read more »

What types of contacts & levels of contacts since?

Posted by Anonymous
... What types of contacts and levels of contacts have you had since getting tested?... Did you hold hands? Did you hug? Did you kiss? Did you...? Oh my Read more »