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Needle Sharing With Hiv Positive

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needles sharing HIV stats.

HEllo Dr. B.Youve mentioned coutless times that the risk for penile-vaginal non protected penetration risk of aquiring HIV is 5 in 10000 and Male-2-male is 10-10000. what about needle sharing.. No, im not a drug user, but was just curious as u have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Glad to be of service!The estimated per-episode risk of acquiring HIV from sharing needles with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is 67 per 10,000 exposures.Be well. Stay well.Dr. Bob Read more »


Dr.Bob I was reading through the archives and I came across a post that said " If you use a... Read more »

from the fed up republican

Hey, just wondering what the stats are for one who shared a needle with HIV infetced perosn,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Association Between Testing for HIV and Changes in Risk Behaviors Among Injecting Drug Users in S. China

...other related factors on changes in post-test risk behaviors." The subjects of the study were 172 individuals who self-reported HIV-related personal risk behaviors, including their condom use and needle-sharing practices. The researchers used... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Egypt: Needle Sharing by Drug Users a Dangerous Sign

...Cairo drug users for 16 years, did not know that many of his clients were sharing needles until he recently began discussing HIV awareness with them. Syringes and needles are cheap and available without a prescription in Egypt's pharmacies, so he... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV in Prisons and Jails

...tattooing, body piercing, and consensual and nonconsensual sexual activities. The lack of sterile drug paraphernalia leads to needle sharing in prison. Needle sharing among soon-to-be released prisoners is high. Incarcerated people face several... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

... Table of Contents Myths About HIV and HIV Treatment Myths About HIV Tests Myths About HIV Transmission Myths About Clinical Trials There are many myths Read more »
Connect With Others

injection of hiv from hiv positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...has been 3 months since incident and i am going to get tested soon. I feel 100% in my mind that i will be positive because needle sharing with hiv+ person is most contagious way to spread hiv i read. HELP THANK YOU Read more »

You scared...READ THIS!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...The ONLY ways that HIV can be transmitted: * having unprotected sexual intercourse (vaginal or anal) with someone else who is HIV positive Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Okay now I am so freaking confused. Is HIV/AIDS found in saliva or Not. People on here are saying yes, how else will you be able to take a oral AIDS test. Read more »

Can HIV be transmitted through Oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Can HIV be transmitted through Oral sex? Read more »