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Aids (Definition)

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, or AIDS, is the final stage of HIV, which causes intense damage to the immune system. It is associated with a low CD4 lymphocytes count and clinical signs of immune dysfunction. Specifically, AIDS begins when the CD4 cell ...Read more


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Will girl get aids if she swallows sperm?

Will girl get aids if she swallows sperm?

See below: Transmission of the virus that causes hiv/aids is from exposure to bodily fluids from a person that is infected with the aids virus. So there is a risk of infection by the means you have described. ...Read more

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Can you get AIDS from a blowjob?

Can you get AIDS from a blowjob?

Little or no risk: Extremely rare if ever; there are no proved cases of it ever happening. One estimate, from a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is that if the oral partner has HIV, the transmission risk is 1 in 20, 000. That's equivalent to receiving BJs from infected partners once a day for 55 years before transmission might be likely, i.e. zero risk for practical purposes. ...Read more

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Can you get aids from using a sunbed?

Can you get aids from using a sunbed?

No: Hiv - the virus that causes aids - does not last long outside of the human body, even in bodily fluids or blood. It is almost impossible to catch this virus from casual contact with surfaces. ...Read more

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Can u get aids from used panties if the person might have aids?

Can u get aids from used panties if the person might have aids?

Unlikely: It is unlikely that you would get HIV from used panties but it is best to wear your own clean panties. ...Read more

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How do I get aids or hiv?

How do I get aids or hiv?

HIV: One gets HIV though direct contact with blood, semen, or vaginal fluids.

Hiv exposure no longer needs to mean infection. If one gets on the right treatment after a high risk exposure (within 72 hours) then infection can be prevented. ...Read more

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How can you get aids (gay)?

HIV is Hard to get: You actually have to work at getting aids. It does not come easily. The ways that HIV is transmitted became known in the early 1980s and this list of risks has not changed in over thirty years.

To get HIV one must be exposed directly to human body fluids such as blood, semen, or vaginal fluids. Men who participate in anal sex can also get this infection directly from exposure to rectal tissue. ...Read more

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Do I get AIDS by secretion of sperms?

Do I get AIDS by secretion of sperms?

AIDS: The HIV virus can be spread by body fluids such as ejaculate. If a person becomes HIV positive there is potential that it could eventually develop into AIDS. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get aids from saliva?

Is it possible to get aids from saliva?

Not likely: Especially if the saliva is not contaminated with blood. ...Read more

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What are some ways can you get aids/hiv?

Sex and drugs: Unprotected sex or sharing contaminated needles or syringes. For adults, that's about all there is. ...Read more

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Can you describe how to get aids and hiv?

Usually sex: Unprotected vaginal/anal sexual intercourse with someone infected with HIV and sharing of needles for intravenous drug abuse with someone infected with HIV are the two most common ways of becoming infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. Aids is a consequence of longstanding untreated HIV infection. ...Read more

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Can you get aids from spilled fecal mattet?

Can you get aids from spilled fecal mattet?

...: Hiv is transmitted via blood, semen, vaginal fluid, breast milk and any other body fluid containing blood. Unprotected sex is a risk factor. Anal sex is riskier than vaginal sex which is riskier than oral sex. Sharing needles and "works" can transmit hiv. If concerned about acquiring HIV talk to md about getting tested. Hiv is a treatable medical condition that people can live with for many years. ...Read more

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Can you get aids from spilled fecal mattet?

Can you get aids from spilled fecal mattet?

...: Hiv is transmitted via blood, semen, vaginal fluid, breast milk and any other body fluid containing blood. Unprotected sex is a risk factor. Anal sex is riskier than vaginal sex which is riskier than oral sex. Sharing needles and "works" can transmit hiv. If concerned about acquiring HIV talk to md about getting tested. Hiv is a treatable medical condition that people can live with for many years. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get aids from masturbation?

Is it possible to get aids from masturbation?

No: You need to get an inoculation of blood or semen from someone who's infected. You're an adult; please do yourself a favor and read a good, reliable book about HIV and sexuality. You owe it to yourself to be fully educated, especially in these confusing times. ...Read more

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Can I get aids and HIV by using the same blade?

HIV causes AIDS: You are very unlikely to contract the infection by sharing a razor. The virus is wimpy and survives very poorly on surfaces, especially if drying has occurred. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could get aids for drinking blood.?

Halloween question?: Are you Count Dracula? If yes, you are protected from all human diseases. But if Dracula would like to die from HIV like humans then this would not work. ...Read more

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Can I get aids if I slept with someone with HIV just once?

Can I get aids if I slept with someone with HIV just once?

Yes: Every HIV infection came from a single encounter, and there's no reason it can't be your first. The chances of infection increase with more unprotected sex. ...Read more

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Can you get aids by receiving oral sex without protection?

Can you get aids by receiving oral sex without protection?

Yes.: Remember that any time body fluids are exchanged: oral sex, vaginal or rectal penetration, a person may pass or receive a sexually transmitted disease. That might include HIV, but also herpes, hepatitis, HPV virus, syphilis. So, until you know your partner's STD status - and are interacting only with each other, use protection. Don't forget birth control, if that applies. ...Read more

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Can you get aids from sharing a bottled drink with someone?

Can you get aids from sharing a bottled drink with someone?

HIV: Hiv infection is not easy to transmit and requires intimate contact, usually through sex or sharing of blood or tissues from an infected patient. It is not transmittee through inanimate objects by sharing drinks. ...Read more

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Please answer! Could you get aids from contaminated tweezers?

Please answer! Could you get aids from contaminated tweezers?

Wimpy Virus: It is important to remember that viruses like hepc, HIV and others are strings of proteins that are connected by very weak bonds. They require many things to stay active and need living cells to reproduce and survive. Unless there was gross blood, mucous or some other organic substance on that tweezers and it got into an open wound, the odds are very unlikely. ...Read more

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Could you tell me if someone have HIV are they definitely going to get aids?

No, not necessarily: Someone with HIV infection, if diagnosed and treated early, can easily avoid developing aids, which is seen with more advanced, untreated HIV infection. ...Read more

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When you are sleeping with someone who has aids, do you immediately get aids?

When you are sleeping with someone who has aids, do you immediately get aids?

NO: You may get HIV through body secretions such as blood, semen, or vaginal fluid. However, this is not guaranteed even in those circumstances. You cannot get it through casual contact. ...Read more

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How did humans first get aids since its transmitted only through sexual contact?

How did humans first get aids since its transmitted only through sexual contact?

Zoonosis: Aids / HIV is transmitted by blood as well. There's a scientific consensus by now that hiv1 is a chimp virus, and hiv2 a sooty mangebey virus, that passed into humankind from hunting bush meat (killing monkeys and apes for food, a nasty and bloody business.). ...Read more