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Cut On Hand How Long Does It Take To Test Positive For AIDS

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Eposed accidentally by cut during autopsy (HIV from CORPSE OR CADAVER, 2010)

I was doing the autopsy on 78yr male,died of Heart attack 10 days back and the body had been refrigerated at 4.c for 10 days. I was wearing two gloves and got very small cut on my thumb and later came to know that bood was HIV positive.What is your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...needle was used. Should you worry about contracting HIV in that scenario?Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,The short answer is no.The longer answer is nope! (See below.)Dr. BobExhuming a body with HIV (RISK OF HIV FROM CORPSE OR CADAVER, 2009) Jul 26,... 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 »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...the C-section, I found it so strange and weird. But now that I think about it, it was just a moment of discomfort leading to a long, wonderful life with my beautiful boy." In women with risk factors, like a high viral load at delivery or... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...friction by using a lot of lube to help prevent small cuts or tears in the vagina, rectum, or penis. Silicone-based lube will last longer than water-based lube. Because you're not using a condom, oil-based lube can also be used. Avoid getting... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...Mutual masturbation (hand jobs) and fisting (using a hand to penetrate the anus or vagina): These are relatively low risk, as long as your hand has no open cuts or sores. Sexual assault or rape can result in infection if the attacker is HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...fountain, a door knob, dishes, drinking glasses, food, or pets. HIV is not an airborne or food-borne virus, and it does not live long outside the body. Although contact with blood and other body substances can occur in households, transmission... Read more »
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HIV risk from a handshake with a tiny cut

Posted by mountainman1970, 1 Reply
...guess my question would be..IF and that is IF there had been a cut place or any blood on the barber mans hands or fingers, how long does hiv stay active outside the body in blood? I am so terrified of having to test again. I tested a few years... Read more »

Life expectancy of 53m pos

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Does any body know how long a 53/m in fairly good health who just test pos. might live? Thanks for some answers Read more »

my brother is HIV positive...i have some questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...last year (april), my brother was diagnosed with HIV...it litterally tore our family apart. i will never forget the day i found out, it was one of the worst days of my life. when Read more »

Question and a situation!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anything. I had a cut on my hand but it wasn't open(It wasn't too much blood and it didn't touch my cut). I am not sure how long the blood had been there.(the man was injured in a mugging atempt I believe). If this man had aids would I get it... Read more »