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Probability Of Getting AIDS From Touching Scratch On Skin

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...(if you're providing the mouth; this is a much lower risk than the others) That's it. For any other type of activity -- kissing someone with HIV, sharing food or drinks with them, touching something an HIV-positive person touched -- there's basically no chance that whatever you did resulted in you getting HIV. If you're curious about whether specific sexual acts are riskier than others, check out these frequently asked questions from...
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...Hi,The HIV-acquisition risk from the two events you describe would be remote to nonexistent. Your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to 14 Read more »

HIV in spit?

I was at work today and a customer was very heated that I wouldn't allow him to use a credit card that belonged to his wife. We have rules that no one but the card holder can use a credit card... he was unhappy and even looking drunk (happy 4th of...
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...starts freaking out and screaming saying she has something she needs in the bag. So now this bag I threw in the garbage has touched everywhere in the can and I have to dig in there immediately and pull it out.,,, which I did. BARE HANDED WITH THE... Read more »

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Hey Dr Bob,Im 16 and went to my first rave. I was dancing with my friend and we were about to leave and i felt a like a pinch or a prick in my side. I got out of the crowd and told my friends. they saw no evidence of anything like a prick mark or...
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I got home and noticed a red mark on my thigh. Didn't think much of it. I was examining it for two days. On teh second day I touched it, it bled.Now I am terrified. If that kid stuck me with a needle, wouldn't I know it right away, even though I... Read more »

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...not sure whether is it fresh or already dried blood. I am worried that if it is a fresh cut with fresh blood, it might have touched my wound (scratched by another bar girl on my knee which may contain little blood since I didnt check). I am... Read more »
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Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...5.(march 31) saw a 1 inch in diameter spot of dried blood on my shorts n it wasn't mine. what's the risk if it was fresh n i touched it n it got into a wound? before all this (around september) some jerk threw a dirty shirt at me. what if the... Read more »

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Posted by jkhjkjkhg, 1 Reply
...5.(march 31) saw a 1 inch in diameter spot of dried blood on my shorts n it wasn't mine. what's the risk if it was fresh n i touched it n it got into a wound? before all this (around september) some jerk threw a dirty shirt at me. what if the... Read more »

Vaginal secretions, shaving and scratching

Posted by grcboy30
...pubic region and around the pubic area (still had pubic hair above penis) about 10-12 hours before the encounter. If she was HIV+ what risks are there? Also, after sex, I used a damp soapy washcloth to clean around my pubic area before removing... Read more »

HIV from Scratch

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...lipstick or make-up because of the close contact. It even looked like that. But it also looked a little like blood. She also touched herself during the dance and I suspect could have placed her wet finger on my neck, too. I panicked and... Read more »