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Can HIV be transmitted from a bathroom sink or door handle then onto a cut in the skin?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
No: Fortunately the virus is not that virulent , do not survive out side , need to stay in the body fluids
Answered on Apr 9, 2020

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