Chance Of Getting HIV From Vaginal Fluid
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
Ask the Experts
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:HIV does not live well outside the body. Even if there was HIV infected vaginal secretions on her hands or on the wet wipes, it is not realistic that those fluids would be able to cause an infection from the situation you describe. If those... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Worry Wart,"Am I being paranoid, or is there a risk?" Paranoid, unquestionably and indubitably paranoid!Thanks for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). Be well. Stay well.Dr. Bob... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:No. I would not be concerned. HIV is not transmitted this way. The virus starts to die the moment it leaves the human body AND needs a portal of entry into the body. The proposed situation does not allow the virus direct access to the... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,1. HIV risk essentially nonexistent2. HIV risk nonexistentThe only reason to even consider HIV testing would be for psychological peace of mind. Testing is not medically warranted.Thanks for the "awesome" compliment and for your... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by AZT, 4 RepliesI mean would you be able to taste it, and if you couldn't is there any chance of getting hiv from it? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHow does this actually work?
If a man has unprotected vaginal sex with an HIV+ women, what are his chances of getting the virus? Do a women's vaginal fluids have to contain a certain amount of the virus, even if some does get into the tip of the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyAnswer: A small amount or none. The small amount can/could be risky. There is really no documentation on transmission from female to male. There IS documentation on a few men who have had post-coital female blood infect them via intercourse. I... Read more »
Posted by Antre, 1 ReplyHi. I would like to ask about the chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis and touch body fluids. Moreover what are the chances if these body fluids where out of the body for some minutes?
One friend of mine wanted to have sex at a brothel and... Read more »
Guides for People With HIV