A 35-year-old male asked:
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hi, intact skin that touches blood. hiv can be transmitted? thanks

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
No risk: Nope. There is no risk. There is nothing in skin that the HIV virus can attach to or infect.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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