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Hiv Viruses In Urine

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Can HIV be trabsfered thru Urine?

Can HIV virus be transfered thru Urine ?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Another QTND (Question That Never Dies). Urine is a sterile fluid. It, therefore, cannot transmit HIV, unless contaminated by blood.Dr. Bob Read more »

Is urine-drinking safe?

I like to drink my mistress urine, is it dangerous or a save sexual game ? Icant find any answer on... Read more »

Virus in Urine?

Dear Sir,My lover of 13 years has just become positive and I remain negative. One of the intimate... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Comparing Viruses -- HIV and Hepatitis C in Mostly Men

...HIV is most commonly transmitted in the following ways: unprotected sex sharing equipment for substance use Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is also transmitted in similar ways, particularly among HIV positive men. Co-infection with both of these... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...Where Can I Get Tested? Is There a Vaccine to Prevent HIV Infection? What Is HIV? HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. HIV is the virus that causes AIDS. Your immune system is your body's defense system. While many viruses can... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...your children about HIV, it is important for you to know the facts. What Is HIV? HIV stands for "Human Immunodeficiency Virus" Without treatment, HIV will eventually wear down the immune system in most people to the point that they develop... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...Tests? The Bottom Line What Is HIV Testing? HIV testing tells you if you are infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) which causes AIDS. Most of these tests look for "antibodies" to HIV. Antibodies are proteins produced by... Read more »
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Transmission through urine?

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...bathroom and the toilet, even though I wear gloves and wash my hands well, should I worry about being as carefull around his urine as I am around his blood? Does urine fall in the category of seman, breast milk, blood and vaginal fluids? Read more »

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Just a personal thought

Posted by Anonymous
...me are the germs/bacteria that resides on environmental surfaces e.g. toilet sinks, taps, doorknobs etc. I know that the HIV virus does not live well on such surfaces and there has never been a documented case of any person who's gotten HIV... Read more »

unknown virus?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...a positive result for hsv2. And I seem to have skin blotches on my hands and feet I also tested negative for syphillis and urine test haven't alerted me to anything. Could it possibly be gonerhea, or some other type of std? Is hiv ruled out at... Read more »