How Long Can Hiv/aids Last Outside The Human Body
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University of Miami School of MedicineI found the following answer to this question in a CDC pamphlet:HIV in the EnvironmentScientists and medical authorities agree that HIV does not survive well in the environment, making the possibility of environmental transmission remote. HIV is... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your question.There has been a lot of misunderstanding (and misinterpretation) of thescientific data looking at survival of the HIV virus outside the body. Studies that looked at HIV survival, used concentrations of HIV at... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your questions.When a person dies, HIV will not "die" immediately after death. This is because there is a large quantity of blood in the body, and it takes time for the conditions inside the body to change to an unlivable... Read more »
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Posted by xtreme, 2 RepliesHi,
I just wanted to know how long HIV survives outside body and how long it would live on lets say a razor?? I get confused about what the CDC says..some say hours some say minutes...would it be more than a day?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHow long does HIV live outside the body?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesDoes anyone know how long HIV can live in semen once it is outside the body? I was exposed to semen of unknow status and I'm concerned I could be in infected with HIV (or any thinkg else?) through a dig in my finger. Four weeks later I have had a... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesIt is impossible for it to live more than a couplr minutes, is this right? Read more »
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