A 35-year-old member asked:
Could a syringe transmit hiv?
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Infectious Disease 27 years experience
Absolutely: People who share needles, syringes, cookers, cottons, water, etc have a risk of sharing HIV as well as hepatitis b and c. Do not share anything (works etc) and do not backload. This is the best way to avoid these viral infections apart from stopping injection drug use entirely.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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