A 27-year-old female asked:
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can u get hiv from sharing hookah pipes eating utensils or kissing if hiv person has blood in mouth or on lips and u have cuts in your mouth or lips?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: Yes, if you are exposed to someone elses blood through cuts in your mouth/lips, you can get HIV. Get checked ASAP.
Answered on Apr 21, 2015

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