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can you get hiv from vaginal discharge left on toilet seat

I have ocd about hiv,etc. my mom is staying at my house and wipes from back to front. if she left some discharge hanging from my toilet seat and i got it on my toilet paper, can i get hiv. i was told hiv dies as soon as it gets oxygen, but what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...any "discharge," you've worried whether your mother's vaginal discharge hanging from your toilet seat could infect you with HIV? Is your mom HIV infected?Sweetie, not only do you have OCD, but your OCD is OOC (out of control). Your worries are... Read more »

Nipple discharge a risk for HIV?

Hello Dr. Aberg,Is normal nipple discharge an HIV transmission risk to my sexual partner? The other... Read more »

Unusual virginal Discharges

I have been living with HIV for 8 years now. I started treatment a year ago and my viral load is... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Action Council

VICTORY !!! FY '96 Appropriations to be Completed Tonight Dornan Military HIV Discharge Provision Repealed

...been battling for over a year. Dornan Repeal H.R. 3019 contains language that repeals Rep. Robert Dornan's (R-CA) military HIV ban that would have resulted in the discharge of 1,049 HIV+ members of the U.S. Armed Services. Ryan White CARE Act ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Second Peace Corps Volunteer Reports Being Discharged After Testing HIV-Positive, Washington Post Reports

...Barr on Friday examined the case of a second Peace Corps volunteer who said she was discharged from service after testing HIV-positive. Rebecca Coulborn, a former volunteer in Burkina Faso, said she was required to leave her post immediately in... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Discharge of HIV Positive Military Possible VA HUD Conferees Appointed

... The White House 202-456-1414 US Senate 202-224-3121 US House 202-225-3121 Call today! HIV and the Military House Senate Conferees continue to try to resolve their differences in the FY 1996 Defense Authorization bill. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

QuickStats: Annual Rates* of Hospitalization With a Diagnosis of HIV/AIDS Among Persons Aged ≥45 Years, by Sex -- National Hospital Discharge Survey, United States, 1997-2007 †

... Abbreviation: HIV/AIDS = human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. * Per 10,000 population. † Annual hospitalizations Read more »
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What can this be?

Posted by bake23, 2 Replies
...masturbating afterwards with my hands. Could it just be an allergic reaction to the condom? I know it's a low exposure for HIV, but what are the chances of catching chlamydia or gonorrhea? Read more »

hiv in prison

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HIV-infected inmates, provides a 30-day supply of antiretroviral drugs on release and, in 12 of 73 facilities, undertakes enhanced HIV discharge planning, which includes individualized case management, housing placement, substance abuse and... Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...What do HIV/AIDS Doc's do, when they are not seeing you? http://www.thebody.com/thebody/ukraine.html Ben Young, M.D. In Ukraine, Clinicians Read more »

blood in discharge

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...in my discharge. does that happen with a yeast infection? I have a mild fever on and off too. Plus other possible symptoms of HIV. Can anyone answer these questions? I ahve numerous possible exposures over teh last few years. Read more »