Do People Get HIV From Picking Your Nose
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,You've never seen a nose-picking question here before? Hmmm . . . actually there have been quite a few. It's a nasty, but quite common habit. Just take a look at the guys on either side of you next time you're stuck in traffic, and... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiYou are fine. The chances of getting HIV this way, none. The virus dies within minutes of leaving the body and if it had been sitting there that long, you touched it, wiped it off and picked your nose, all that time in between and the wiping of... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello "Worried Well,"Your moniker says it all! You are "worried" and you are "well." Your worries are completely unwarranted and your wellness unquestioned, OK? The HIV/HCV risk from toothpick-party chatter is... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting from China.1) One can't really say how much your CD4 count has dropped since you were infected, unless you had CD4s done before. This is relevant because the normal lower limit of normal CD4s is 350. So, while... Read more »
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Posted by chrisenquist, 3 RepliesHi,
1. Can a person(let's say subject A-male) get infected by accidently inserting vaginal fluids(from an infected person, let's say subject B) into nose?
Assuming, subject A did fingering activity on subject B who works at a night club, but after... Read more »
Posted by DAPRINCEZZ, 3 RepliesSo here I am 20 years old and dying to live but living to die but then again aren't we all?? I decided to take the time to share my story with you all on hiv. I was seeing this guy, everything about him was great and before you know it we were... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesantibody wise I mean???
*Im talking about the oral test..not the blood one*
Can anything else affect the result? Medicines or anything??
Is it like that ELISA test, where it checks for antibodies, but it also has the possibility of picking up OTHER... Read more »
Posted by madeinkorea, 1 ReplyHi All,
Can HIV be transmitted through nose mucous membranes?
My exposure was, accidental nose picking with unknown person's blood in my fingers? Only after the nose picking incident I realized that the person I had handshake was bleeding and I was... Read more »
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