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Can You Get Hiv From Finger Cut
Hiv infection is caused by a retrovirus....This retrovirus binds to CD4 cells (for the most part). You may detect the virus by several different methods. An elisa test (enzyme linked immunosorbent assay). You may also detect it by doing a test referred to as a western blot (a gel protein electrophoresis). Thirdly by pcr (polymerase chain reaction) which ...Read more
Well: Use of clean fingers for digital penetration would not transmit chlamydia. It seems to make sense to me that if there are fresh genital fluids on fingertips that immediately penetrate the vagina - that this might be a viable way to spread infection (however, i don't know that for a fact). ...Read more
Can you get HIV from fingering yourself? Maybe you had blood or bloodily fluids in your fingernails and can you get HIV after washing your hands?
Whose blood?: Your own blood or fluid on your finger or another person's??? If it is your own there is no risk. If it is some other person's, then it is a concern. Is the other person infected? Washing off the blood or other materiel is very important but not 100% guarantee against infection. This is a strange question. Do you have contact with an hiv-positive person.? ...Read more
No you can not but?: There is no way to catch Hepatitis B,C,D&E by hand shake There is theoretical possibility to get infected froma person infected wiIth Hep A,if he has the virus on his hands after going to the the toilet and not washing hands and you shake hands with him and not wash your hand and put your hand in your mouth than it is a possibility but too far fetched and only in theory Can not get by Handshake ...Read more
Possible: Any cut can get infected. It is rare but possible for a simple cut to become infected and progress into sepsis which is a systemic infection in the blood stream and can lead to death. It is a good idea to clean and apply topical antibiotics to any cuts to prevent infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get hiv from scratching someone on the hand? I accidentally scratched someone on their hand and was wondering if u can get hiv this way?
No: All of these diseases are transmitted by contact with infected fluids. Your first goal is to not chew on a shoelace in the first place. ...Read more
Basic info: You cannot get aids from exposure to your own blood.If you have aids and are exposed to your own blood, it doesn't matter, since you already have aids. If you share the masturbation event with a partner who has aids and a cut on their hands you could get aids from the exposure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a member of the retrovirus family) that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (aids),  a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections ...Read more
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