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Hiv Transmission From Inanimate Objects In Mouth

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HIV transmission from inanimate object at work

My co worker who is HIV positive had a few minor nicks/cuts from doing demolition work in the bathroom. He had cuts on his palm from picking up broken ceramic tiles. I went in to help him and as soon as I did, I had a nick on my left palm. He...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiNo, you can not get HIV from touching an inanimate object. Transmission of HIV from a contaminated surface would require massive exposure to blood or other infected liquid for a prolonged period of time (for example: a blood soaked shirt of a... Read more »

To those worried about inanimate object transmission (from a medical student)

Im writing to those who are worried about transmission from inanimate objects (ie razors)11 years... Read more »

Transmission from inanimate objects

one day i went to a cold drink shop .there i asked for a cold drink. while opening the bottle with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Q&A: CDC's Clinical Studies of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention: Trial Designs and Objectives

What specific CDC studies are under way or planned? What other issues will the trials examine? When did the trials begin and how are they designed? Why have these populations been selected to take part in the trials? Who is eligible to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Behavioral Intervention Reduces HIV Transmission Risk by Promoting Sustained Serosorting Practices Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men

The goal of the current study was to examine factors that explain the effect of a cognitive-behavioral intervention, the Healthy Living Project, on HIV transmission risk reductions among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM). A total of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Surgeons Object to New CDC Organ-Screening Guidelines

New draft guidelines for reducing the risk of HIV and hepatitis B and C virus (HBV, HCV) transmission through solid organ transplants are too restrictive, according to the head of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. The CDC proposal issued... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Transmission of Drug-Resistant HIV-1 in Europe Remains Limited to Single Classes

The objective of the current study was to analyze the "extent and impact of transmission of drug-resistant HIV-1 variants in Europe." The European prospective program (SPREAD) obtained demographic, clinical and virological data on 1,245... Read more »
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HIV Thro' Mouth Ulcer ?!?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I went to the toilet to rinse my mouth after my meal. I squirted some "hand-soap" from the dispenser, rinsed my hand and filled my mouth with tap water. After spitting, I raised my head & found someone's blood (certainly not mine) mixed with... Read more »

HIV Transmission questions

Posted by gentinthesouth, 4 Replies
Hello, I am really scared! Can anyone tell me if i can get HIV these ways?

1st of all No one has ever cummed in my mouth or anus and no one has ever bled in my mouth or anus,

1. Being a top in anal sex using a condom?
2. Getting sucked by someone not... Read more »

Oral HI.V. transmission

Posted by Anonymous
For one, myself and her do not have H.I.V. but i had a cut on my lip when i was giving her oral (eating her out), i know the risks of recieving H.I.V. are extremly low but i'm scared that something could happen because what if my blood got into her... Read more »