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Risk Of Fingering A Girl With Hiv With A Scratch On Finger

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nail scratched (HIV TRANSMISSION FROM FINGERNAIL SCRATCH, 2009)

Dear Doc I am helping PLHA in one of small organization in our country. last week I got nail scratched by HIV + person on my left arm accidentally and that person on meds since 7 years ago.I got two small cut and I washed my arm and I put Septadine...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...status is always uncertain...Also, I know that this parlour's girls sometimes give a hand-job to finish off the session - how risky would this be ?Your time and answers are definitely needed here - I have donated before and will do so... Read more »

Repeat Customer -- Repeat Donations - I only trust you, (HIV TRANSMISSION FROM FINGERNAIL SCRATCH, 2009)

Dear Dr Frascino, I as at a Networking Function and a woman went to touch my face and I pulled back... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...had) blood on it -- as you could contaminate your syringe. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water before using your fingers to find a vein, or even to pick up a piece of cotton. You should also clean the injection spot ( before not after... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...don't have sex, many senior women aresexually active and some are injection-drug users. Older women can actually beat greater risk for HIV infection then younger women with the same behaviorsbecause they have thinner vaginal walls and other... Read more »
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The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 29, 2010

...Other Health Issues: Could My HIV Meds Be Causing Tinnitus? Working in West Africa With a Low CD4 Count: What's My Risk of Yellow Fever? Numb Tongue: Is This Normal? UNDERSTANDING HIV/AIDS LABS   Why Is My CD4... Read more »
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What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
...with a girl whom I later found out was/is a prostitute. Had I known she was a sex worker, I would not have slept with her. My risk was protected vaginal sex. What is really freaking me out is that I sucked her nipples and earlobes too and we... Read more »

Hiv exposure question.. help please

Posted by uncleargyle, 1 Reply
...feel that anybody with Hiv should not be allowed to work with other people because I did not do anything to deserve being at risk!! please help anyone if you can. ALSO.. when I cut my finger it didn't bleed and was a surface scratch.. does that... Read more »

hiv from fingering a woman?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...while i was fingering her would it be possible for hiv to enter through the scratch? or is it only possible for deep wounds on fingers? Read more »

FINGER with DEEP CUT, PLEASE HELP PEOPLE<

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...eating/stressed). They are still trying to determine whether it wasn't a minor seizure or not (she never had them before). Our only risks have been oral sex between eachother since the exposure. Also, I have been having this weird symptoms... Read more »