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Contact With Blood But No Cuts

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Strip club encounter (Really worried!)

Hi Bob,I wrote you a few hours ago before going to bed about my stripper encounter last night and that I came home with a cut on my finger.I've actually just woken up, went to the bathroom, and realized that there are actually THREE cuts. I'm not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Sleepless in Portland,I have no idea where your three cuts came from. Nor do I feel they pose an HIV risk for you at the Badda Bing. If you remain worried, despite my reassurance, get Read more »

HIV+ blood on two day old cut

Hello.I am a Police Officer who came into contact with HIV+ blood on duty. Long story short is... Read more »

nanny was a call girl

I just found out the my children's nanny had been arrested last year for being in a call girl ring.... Read more »
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Treatment After Exposure to HIV

...exposure is from a "needle stick," when a health care worker accidentally gets jabbed with a needle containing HIV-infected blood. PEP reduced the rate of HIV infection from workplace exposures by 79%. However, it is still possible for health... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...of HIV in a body fluid or tissue does not mean that HIV is transmitted by that body fluid or tissue. Only specific fluids (blood, semen, vaginal secretions, and breast milk) from an HIV-infected person can transmit HIV. These specific fluids... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...Get Infected With HIV? The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not spread easily. You can only get HIV if you get infected blood or sexual fluids into your system. You can't get it from mosquito bites, coughing or sneezing, sharing household... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...Doing Set Your Limits The Bottom Line How Does HIV Spread During Sex? To spread HIV during sex, HIV infection in blood or sexual fluids must be transmitted to someone. Sexual fluids come from a man's penis or from a woman's... Read more »
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HIV from saliva?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...say 10 drops of saliva but it could be less) got on my hair and my shirt and i don't know if it got anywhere else, i have some cuts on my nails from biting them, i don't know if it got there. the saliva had been exposed to air in a hospital for... Read more »

Blood on hands= HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to wash. I had no cuts or sores on my hands. The bathroom didnt have soap but I washed it repeatedly with water until the blood was gone. Do you think I faced exposure? Read more »

concerened

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...male who had a fight with someone, this person started to bleed from his nose, but when I looked at my hand I did not find any blood. I had a test at 6 weeks it was negative. Is this a risk? How accurate is this test? Read more »

80 DAYS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I GOT TESTED 80 DAYS AFTER POSSIBLE CONTACT WITH BLOOD(POSSIBLE SMALL HAND CUTS), AND FLUIDS MIX W/LUBE. CONDON WAS ON IN ALL TIME. ANY OPINION? Read more »