A 49-year-old member asked:
minor cut on foot, possiible hiv transmission?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
HIV: If your foot was in a vagina or you had another person's hiv-containing blood on your foot it is conceivable, but unlikely. Hiv is not easy to transmit. Requires sex or exchange of infected body fluids or tissue.
Last updated Oct 10, 2013
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