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How Much Hiv In Drop Of Blood

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at risk of hiv from drops of blood in tea

hi,i have a friend whom has recently tested hiv positive,i believe friend has intentionally passing his virus onto others by dropping his infected blood into tea,does this pose as high risk exposure to hiv seeing as blood was kept warm in tea,please...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

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Thanks for your question,There is no risk of transmitting HIV from the situation you're describing. HIV can not like outside the body. On top of that, the mouth tends <i>not</i> to be a way to even get HIV. So, definitely no... Read more »

Can I Get HIV If Blood Drop On My Stomach

While having sex with a lady, a few drops of blood (3-4 drops) dropped on my pelvic area. The lady... Read more »

one drop of HIV infected blood

Hi Dr. if one drop of HIV infected blood is enterd in my mouth or in any body part having muccus... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Government Attorneys Drop Charges Against Canadian Doctor in Tainted Blood Case

Canadian government attorneys on Friday dropped all remaining charges related to blood products contaminated with HIV and hepatitis C against Roger Perrault, former director of the blood transfusion service of the Canadian Red Cross , the CP/... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Testing Remains Important Amid Push for Expanded Treatment in Africa

"With a needle puncture on your finger and a drop of blood, the magic of modern science can give you a rapid HIV test in seconds, and so, knowing your status, you are better able to negotiate the rocky road of surviving HIV where timely detection is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UN Report Released Ahead of International AIDS Conference: HIV Prevalence Drops Among Young Africans

The number of new HIV infections among young people in Africa is falling in most of the "25 countries hardest hit by the virus," according to a report released Tuesday by UNAIDS, the Associated Press reports (Cheng, 7/13). "HIV prevalence among... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Senators: Lift Ban on Gays Donating Blood

The Food and Drug Administration should drop its lifetime ban on blood donations by men who have had sex with men, 18 US senators said Thursday in a letter to FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg. The policy, instituted in 1983 in the early days of the... Read more »
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Cd4 drop

Posted by New33, 1 Reply
Hi everyone,

I've never used this service so please bare with me explaining my question.

I go to the MSHC in Melbourne / Australia but felt a little rushed of late to ask some question about my results for HIV and hoping this post finds its way to... Read more »

T-cells dropping and Interferon

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
HI, my son's father is HIV+ and has HEPc also.. his viral count is undecectable and t-cell count has always been around 400+..he started interferon for the hepc about 4 weeks ago. 2 weeks ago he had blood drawn and his T cell count was under 300..... Read more »