Touched Something With Wet Blood On It Hiv Risk
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Posted by 613, 4 RepliesThese blood fears are sickening but here goes:
About 6-7 months ago in capoeira class I was doing a hand stand and there was a spot of blood on the floor. I accidentally got one of my fingers in it. I wiped it off on my pants as there was no water. I... Read more »
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Posted by 613, 2 RepliesI think this is my OCD getting the better of me but here goes.
Last night at a Halloween punk/metal show I and a friend of mine had fake blood on our hands.
We washed them together in a bucket of water. He then said he cut his hand and was washing the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesMy husband is HIV+
He cut his finger bad and ran into the bathroom and he was dripping blood on the floor.
My young daugher touch the blood and ran to the basement ( I was washing clothes) and said "daddy is bleeding, daddy is bleeding") Although im... Read more »
Posted by pupiz, 2 RepliesHi, all. Please let me know if I am at risk for HIV from these to encounters. I was in Canada on vacation a couple of weeks ago and we left at about in the morning and came back at about 3:00pm. When we left the maid was cleaning the suite beside... Read more »
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Chicago Black Gay Mens CaucusThere is no risk of HIV from touching old blood...My real concern with reading your post is how out of control all this feels to you, when in fact the details very clearly speak to no risk.I would encourage you to get down to the real cause of your... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiYou cannot get HIV from this situation. There has never been a known case of HIV transmission by fingering or any other sort of hand-genital contact. A cut risks HIV only if large, deep, and actively bleeding. HIV transmission can only occur when... Read more »
Chicago Black Gay Mens CaucusSounds like a lot of "ifs"This is a no risk situation. Blood needs to go from person to person, because HIV cannot live outside the body. Doesn't matter if it gets wet or stays wet. Minutes after HIV leaves the body, it's dead... Read more »
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