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Hiv And Skin Cuts

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Can a pet licking sweat or a cut from a HIV positve persons skin cause them to get sick or even HIV but in animal form whatever that may be? (CATS AND DOGS AND HIV, 2009)

Hello there. This may sound like a weird question but I have to ask because the only way to know is to ask, also someone else may be wondering the same thing. First of all I am currently on meds and undectable my question doesn't pertain to humans...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...clothes off, and I hump him with lubricants on my penis and on his stomeach and penis, I do it because his penis is hard and his skin is hot. Can I get HIV doing this. Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, HIV? No. But you can get alot of other... Read more »

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... Read more »

Follow Up : Sahved Skin with cuts

Dear Dr. Frascino ! I will thank you again for your fast reply. If i'd understand you and could... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...or by eating very hot or sharp, pointed food. To infect someone, the virus has to get past the body's defenses. These include skin and saliva. If your skin is not broken or cut, it protects you against infection from blood or sexual fluids.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...sources of sterile syringes, such as pharmacies. It is important to know that sharing a needle or syringe for any use, including skin popping and injecting steroids, can put one at risk for HIV and other blood-borne infections. For more... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...and Heartburn Gas (farting) and bloating can usually be managed by not eating foods such as beans, broccoli, and vegetable skins. Over the counter or prescription drugs may also be used to relieve gas. Heartburn (acid reflux) causes a burning... Read more »
The Well Project

Hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS: High Cholesterol and Triglycerides

...extra fats like butter, sour cream, dressings, and gravies tofoods Limit sweets and snack foods Cut excess fat and skin off of meats Choose skim or 1 percent milk instead of whole or 2 percent milk Limit cheese or try low fat... Read more »
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Who is paper cut guy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Well cant one get HIV from microscopic holes in the skin. Paper cut guy is a paranoid loser Read more »

What are my chances?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...wasn't totally relevant. I had sex with a prostitute who I later found out was HIV+. We used a condom however I had an open cut on the bottom of my penis that was uncovered by the condom because it did not roll up all the way on my (so cut was... Read more »

I think i have HIV HELP

Posted by Maria, 3 Replies
... about 10 months a go i gave this guy that i meet a hand job i had a cut on my right hand ( it was with a scab ) ( i cant remember if when he came if i was uesing my right hand or not ) Read more »

Skin or Latex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Provided that skin is unbroken and has no open cuts or sores....Is the protection greater/less or equal to that provided by latex? Thanks Read more »