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What Is Considered Casual Contact

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Is this considered casual contact?

Hello Dr. Wohl,Recently a coworker of mine suffered an injury at work and bled on a counter. I went to the supply cabinet and retrieved some paper towel which I used to wipe up his blood. Afterwards, about a minute later, I wiped my eye with my...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
I do not think this is an exposure that carries any risk as there was no visible blood on your hands. DW... Read more »

Can a child contact HIV from a carrier who's "dads friend"? (CASUAL CONTACT, HIV BASICS)

My daughters (5) and her father, is in a relationship with a girl who is a HIV Carrier on... Read more »

defining casual contact

please, tell me if the term "casual contact" includes individuals who come across... Read more »
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What Is HIV Contact Tracing and Why Is It Important?

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Alabama: HIV Inmates to Get More Contact With Other Inmates, Commissioner Says

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to the CASUAL CONTACT guy

Posted by mental_case
look i am trying to help you here but...
you have an awful weird definition of CASUAL contact!
there is not an exchange of cum or blood in casual contact it is that simple.
WHAT YOU ARE RELATING IS NOT CASUAL CONTACT!
in life anything can happen and if... Read more »

Casual contact?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone knows if someone has been infected by casual contact? I mean, someone getting infected even tough he/she never had unprotected anal, vaginal or swallowing semen? I mean, casual contact like getting some little precum in your face or your... Read more »

Can I get HIV from fingering? Casual encounter and terrified about it

Posted by WorriedGgirl, 2 Replies
My boyfriend broke up with me and I was really sad and feeling really unattractive. So a friend told me to hock up with someone and I contact a guy from craigslist. I went to his house and we had sex, and I felt my vagina opening tearing a bit (I... Read more »

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Inter Milan winter transfer market place, JAVIER ZANETTI said: "in January will star. But in the present situation, the Inter Milan there is little possibility of bringing in large-name players... Read more »