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Drop Of Hiv Blood On Day Old Cut

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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 that I was searching a person who had a cut on their hand. Their cut was at least 1hr old but was still oozing and was not dry. During this process I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Police Officer,I strongly disagree with the advice you received from the infectious disease MD you consulted. Based on the information you provided PEP is not recommended.Addressing your specific questions:1.No.2.It would certainly dilute any... Read more »

HIV risk from one day old non bleeding cut

I had half cm long cut in my last finger on the top. It was bleeding at that time but stopped... Read more »

Please answer me i'm really nervous! - HIV transmission through a 2 day old cut

I really appreciate it if some doctor answers me i'm freaking out please help me!I cut my... Read more »
Articles
UNAIDS

UNAIDS Reports a More Than 50% Drop in New HIV Infections Across 25 Countries as Countries Approach the 1,000-Day Deadline to Achieve Global AIDS Targets

Geneva -- A new World AIDS Day report: Results , by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), shows that unprecedented acceleration in the AIDS response is producing results for people. The report shows that a more than 50% reduction... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Sharply Cuts Life Expectancy in Mozambique

Life expectancy in Mozambique has dropped sharply due to HIV/AIDS, threatening the government's ongoing reconstruction following the 1992 end of its 16-year civil war, Health Ministry officials said Friday. This year, life expectancy at birth is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa Race Policy May Have Cut HIV

A new study suggests a controversial race-based blood donor selection policy that South Africa instituted from 1999 to 2005 cut by 50 percent the number of HIV-infected units of donated blood. To insulate the blood supply from the nation's high HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Connecticut Executive Order Cuts Funding to Drop-In Centers That Help People Living With HIV/AIDS

In Connecticut, representatives from several social service agencies gathered in front of the Governor's mansion on Monday to oppose an executive order that "has cut funding to the half dozen walk-in centers around the state" that assist people... Read more »
Connect With Others

fingering-four day old cut on my finger

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was fingering a lady and had four day old cut on my finger. What was the risk for HIV?

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Infected Blood to Cut on finger!!!

Posted by SCARED_CRAZY
I am working in a Departmental store with the petrol station.
There a lady customer came in asking for BAND AID for her open would profously bleeding. and i being and customer service manager. went out to help her and tried to put BAND AID with bare... Read more »

HIV Risk - Blood in Eye & Glass Cut

Posted by pupiz, 2 Replies
Hi, all. Please let me know if I am at risk for HIV from these to encounters. I was in Canada on vacation a couple of weeks ago and we left at about in the morning and came back at about 3:00pm. When we left the maid was cleaning the suite beside... Read more »

cut and blood ?

Posted by aggdog91, 1 Reply
my bf got a got a cut from a door he can not tell if its his blood or not or if he even got a cut he does not know what to do is there anything to do about this Read more »