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How Long Does It Take For Hiv To Show Up In Your Bloodstream

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Palms and Bloodstream.

Is there anyway that HIV gets into your palms and infects you? I heard it does. Also whats the distance between the skin and the bloodstream? Do things seep into the bloodstream from contact with palms?...
Shannon Southall

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Rocky Mountain CARES
HiHIV transmission can only occur when there is a direct and prolonged exposure to body fluids, semen, vaginal fluid, blood or mother to child through breast feeding. This most commonly occurs through unprotected vaginal or anal sex and sharing of... Read more »

Semen in the bloodstream

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Free Viral RNA in bloodstream

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Managing Long-Term Side of Effects of HIV Therapy

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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Well-Armed Immune Cells Help Long-Term Non-Progressors Contain HIV

To help develop an effective HIV vaccine, researchers are trying to better understand how the immune systems of a small minority of HIV-infected people known as long-term non-progressors (LTNPs) contain the virus naturally. CD8+ T cells, which kill... Read more »

Can Antiretrovirals Help Those Who Control HIV Naturally?

It has become increasingly clear over the past few years that the long and winding road to an HIV cure will consist of many pathways. Although substantial research resources are being put toward a renewed push to finally find a viable HIV vaccine,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Latin America Progresses in Curbing AIDS, but Still Has Long Way to Go

The annual number of new HIV infections in Latin America has changed relatively little in recent years, the UN reported ahead of World AIDS Day. Following steady declines after 1996, new infections have since the early 2000s leveled off, with 92,000... Read more »
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How long...

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
How long...
On december 1998. during the sex with strange female the condom broke. In the control a week later some STD-s were found (gon. and trih.). For treatment I took 2 cure of antibiotics and got some kind of injections. During this treatment... Read more »

how long do you live with HIV?

Posted by Nicole_herpes, 4 Replies
how long do you live with HIV? I am 1 month. I am feel alone after i know it. But i i just find friends at HIV dating site, such asn Read more »

How long does HIV survive outside the body?

Posted by xtreme, 2 Replies

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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