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Frequent bite by dog between HIV & non HIV persons

Hello, i read you response about another instance where a dog bit an infected person and then a non infected person. However, I am pretty sure the time gap between our bites was less. My main question is, how long before if I am infected will it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmitted via dog bites, even if the dog is Cujo and he bites multiple folks one right after the other. Neither worry nor HIV testing is warranted. However, dog obedience classes certainly are!Dr. Bob Read more »

I'm HIV+ and an infant bit my face, risky for the infant? (HUMAN BITE, 2010)

Hello Dr. Bob,Although I am well educated on HIV risk and transmission, a recent incident has me... Read more »

Seek Advice (biting)

Dear Dr. BobI am from India. Kindly bear my English. Nearly four weeks ago I was with a young... Read more »
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The Michigan Messenger

Michigan Lawmakers Decry Case Charging HIV-Positive Man With Terrorism for Biting

...tussle in October became an issue of terror when an HIV-positive man was charged with attempted bioterrorism for allegedly biting his neighbor while the two were fighting one another, the Michigan Messenger reports. Several Michigan lawmakers,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...whole blood or the "factor" used by hemophiliacs. Many people were infected this way. The blood supply is now much more strictly tested and controlled. The odds of being infected from receiving blood or blood factor in the US are very low. You... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...incapacitating. Some are merely annoying; others actually amusing. For instance: Arya is locked in a vicious cycle of continual HIV testing because she fears getting infected every time she gets an HIV test. fear for over one year May... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: Worried About Stigma, Some Decry HIV Testing for Pregnant Women

...Jersey the first state to require HIV testing for pregnant women and their newborns. Unless the mother opts out, she would be tested early in the pregnancy and again in the third trimester. Her newborn would be tested if the mother tests positive... Read more »
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Tested NEG but still WORRIED WELLsss..PLS HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...unusual) except my tip of the penies where the urine comes out is slightly reddish ,during the visit, he have taken my blood for testing syphilis which came back NEG a few days after testing in the lab. Not sure of whether did he test for chy and... Read more »

worried I've got HIV after oral without

Posted by anonymouslad, 6 Replies
...be nothing nothing to do with a possible std infection. But this along with regularly feeling mildly sick is getting me very worried I'm one of the tiny tiny percent of people who've been unlucky enough to get HIV through unprotected. Do these... Read more »

Bite the Bullet

Posted by Nailbiting, 2 Replies
...feeling so bad 15 weeks or so after the incident if it is something to do with HIV. I guess I need to bite the bullet and just get tested but man I am scared and part of me doesn't want to know but I need to for my wife and little girl. Any... Read more »

worried please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...EJACULATION I BITE MY TONGUE VERY HARD..TWO DAYS AFTER I HAD SYMPTOMS OF A FLU..VERY HIGH FEVER SORE THROAT HEADACHE FOR THREE DAYS..I WORRY IF THESE ARE SYMPTOMS THAT I AM INFECTED..PLEASE ANSWER..SORRY FOR MY ENGLISH THANKS Read more »