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Hiv Risk Urine In Eye

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hbv, hcv

i was pouring urine using a bedpan in to the toilet and i had a splash to my eye when the urine came in contact with the toilet water now it could have been water , now if that was urine splash to my eye would you consider that a risk for...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...report any incident for your own protection.However, I would not suggest testing because mucosal splashes are extremely low risk and it appears that the splash probably involved water as well. Read more »

occopational exposure

WHILE PROVIDING PERINEAL CARE FOR A PATIENT I HAD A SPLASH OF URINE IN MY EYES AND FACE. I CAN BE... Read more »

Absolutely Stupid Father and Husband (SALIVA, SWEAT, URINE) (WATERSPORTS)(HIV BASICS)

Dr. Frascino, thank you for all you do. I have a question and I am hoping that you will answer. I... Read more »
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Can I catch HIV infection this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...the presence of mind to discard it? I can't understand. Now I have to live with the thought that I may have exposed myself to HIV infection. I mean, the toilet paper which came into contact with the seat actually also came into contact with my... Read more »

Need your help...thanks!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...seat when my privates touched the edge. Again, any danger? 5) Water splashes - Is there any danger if water splashes into my eye while washing my hands after using the toilet? I know these scenarios sound stupid but please help me out here.... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Hey there! Is it possible for blood not to be visible to the eye, but nonetheless could it transmit dangerous virus? I'm the guy with the blood donation session, when the nurse was touching Read more »

Stupid Thing one night...I know....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...oral sex with a prostitute. I know dumb but slight chances of HIV but risks of other STD's also. Well no joke, while I had my eyes closed relaxing, she stopped and hopped on and proceeded to have sex with her vagina, unprotected. After about 5-10... Read more »