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Can you get aids from getting scratched by men with it?

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Dr. Daniel Lee
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No: Hiv infection is acquired through unprotected sex, injection drug use, or transfusion of hiv-infected blood products. You cannot get hiv/aids from getting scratched by hiv+ men.
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Dr. Daniel Lee
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No: Hiv infection is acquired through unprotected sex, injection drug use, or transfusion of hiv-infected blood products. You cannot get hiv/aids from getting scratched by hiv+ men.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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