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One last question - Only asked Once :) - I donated and hope I didnt make the Throw this one out List!! (SPIT, SPITTLE AND HIV TRANSMISSION 2010)

Quick Question Dr. Bob, What do you meen when you say essentially? With these wet talkers - should I be wearing full-dressed scuba gear. I guess just wondering if this is completely nonexistant. As you say to some - No Way, No How ect...Im just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...and you feel little drops of spit either hit by your eye. or hit your eye. Or, if you feel spit maybe hit your face or by your lips.Now what if I have a cut by my lip from shaving,(where the spit directly hits) or a sensative tongue ( I eat a lot... Read more »

Can HIV be transmitted from spit in the eyes?

I was wondering if HIV can be transmitted from spit in eyes? My son who is in grade school was spat... Read more »

speck of spit landed in my mouth

Dr.I searched for a similar question but did not find one.I was talking to a security guard one day... Read more »
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can you see thrush when rinsing/spitting?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is thrush visible in the water when one is pitting/rinsing? When ever I brush my teeth and rince I always note some white/yellowish stuff when I rince in the facet. I also have a white coating with red spots on the back of my tongue. Read more »

hi

Posted by terryjeff, 1 Reply
...day and a lymth node up in my neck its been up bout 8 weeks now.Sometimes my gums bleed and i have a ulcer at the mo.My top lip was pink but is slowly turning all white.In the last week or so i have noticed blood in my spit in the morning and if... Read more »

honest answer

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...never had sex with him. But I go out with him alot. One time when He was taiking to me All the spit in his mouth came into my lips and mouth and tongue, can I get infected this way. There was also another time that he hit me with his hand in my... Read more »

Spit dangerous?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...is a stupid question, but a healthcare worker at a local hiv clinic scared me. I have a friend who is hiv+ and recently he spit in my face (accidentily) and it got into my eyes. He's not on any meds. The healthcare worker said that I need to... Read more »