Hiv Infection Risk With A Finger Cut
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesAny time you have sexual contact with an infected person, transmission of HIV is possible. Please understand that "possible" does not translate into "likely". Sexual transmission of HIV is known to be spread through the following... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:12 weeks is long enough to get a conclusive test result for HIV, no matter how low or high the risk. I would not be too concerned. It sounds like the cut was in the process of healing which means that even though the cut was still visible,... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesYou are not at risk for infection through casual contact. HIV is known to be spread in three major ways:1) Sexual transmission (anal, vaginal, and oral sex)2) Blood transmission (injection drug use, occupational exposures, transfusion)3)... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesYou are not at risk for infection with HIV. The CDC has not documented any cases of transmission that have occurred through casual contact. Even though you had a cut, you have no direct evidence that you were exposed to the blood, semen, or vaginal... Read more »
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Posted by xtreme, 1 Replythanks for the responses! Much appreciated! Another 2 questions regarding HIV transmission -
1. I had a cut on my finger where I was fingering my girlfriend - does this pose as a risk for HIV for her to get infected if I had the virus or me getting... Read more »
Posted by SCARED_CRAZYI 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 »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI was fingering a lady and had four day old cut on my finger. What was the risk for HIV?
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Posted by Homer, 1 ReplyHello,
Thanks for the time and effort you have been putting in to enlighten others.
I had a concern. I recently had an encounter with a HIV positive girl. As we did not have any condoms we decide to not to have penetrative sex. We did oral and I... Read more »
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