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Is There A Machine To Detect When Herpes Virus Is On The Skin Surface
There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more
How long can the HIV virus live outside a human body? If the body fluid it is in is dry, would the virus die?
Within few hours: Cdc has conducted many studies on HIV concentrations outside the body, when these are dried, the virus is reduced by 90to99% over several hours, these concentrations were much higher than they will be outside lab, making theoretical envorenmental transmission outside the body to zero. ...Read more
Is it possible for a cold sore virus be transferred to the eyes, or is it entierly different stand of virus?
Is it possible to get infected when blood is dried on a surface such as counter tops, desk, charts? And would the percentage be high?
What does a diagnosis of papilloma on the skin mean? How common are they ans what is the cause. The papilloma was pink and soft to touch.
Why isn't there an average time on how long HIV survives outside the body? Is it preference, or is there a chance it can be caught environmentally.
Reality: Let's think. Who's going to do a worthless study like this? We know people aren't getting HIV from fomites. Studies of families with hiv-positive leukemic kids showed it was never transmitted despite family members actually contacting blood. To test infectiousness, you're going to have to inoculate animals with shed blood -- and what's the purpose? All we know is that the bugs die very fast. ...Read more
I am very afraid of getting the norovirus. Can it be transmitted by breathing it in, or more typically by touching a surface that has the virus on it?
Can you get HIV from a lancet that was used by a HIV person or will the blood dry because it's on the outside?
How is hiv/aids spread through dry blood I thought once it hits the air the virus dies So if someone touch the dried blood how can the virus be active?
It cannot : The HIV virus is a very fragile virus and does not survive very long outside the body. Touching dried blood would not cause any risk for HIV infection. Although, other infections would be a concern so Always use appropriate personal protective equipment when cleaning up blood spills. Hope this was helpful. Dr. R ...Read more
Herpes: This is how the viral infection or re-currence of the virus manifests in the human. It infects a piece of skin. As it heals the virus migrates to the nerve cells that control that area of skin. Re-current outbreaks can be due to a aggressive virus, to stress and fatigue and skin irritation. ...Read more
I had a tongue biopsy to identify if the growth is a wart. If it is a wart, will the cutting and removal from the biopsy spread the virus in my mouth?
Wart: Removing the wart will not cause it to spread. Leaving it in place would more likely cause it to spread. ...Read more
When getting a hep b titer is it part of the procedure to get both a surface antibody and surface antigen test? What are they and what's difference?
Yes: Surface antigen tests for proteins present on the surface of the virus in your blood. Surface antibody tests to see if their are antibodies in your system produced by your white cells against the protein of hepatitis b virus. If a person has received hepatitis b vaccine, the surface antibody is positive and the antigen test is negative. If both tests are positive, it indicates a true infection. ...Read more
If herpes is a virus, and we know where it originates and resides in the body between outbreaks, why don't we have a cure? It should be simple, no?
If a biopsy of my scrotal warts are done, can it show all the hpv strains that i'm infected with? As it is also skin?
Here are some...: Biopsy (usually with excision) only shows microscopic tissue features indicating or suggesting if such lesion is HPV-related, but will not "normally" do special tests to verify which types you may have since the value of its use in practical application is too low. More? Seek counseling or contact www.HealthTap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login for a session of audio/ video counseling for faster... ...Read more
If a plantar wart was to be spread to the genitals or in the mouth, would it still be the same type of wart? Treatable in the same way?
Virus with fetish: Treatment depends on location. All hpv are not same, there over 60 types most of the time go away on their own. Yes genital & mouth possible to be the same as they all cause cancers, main culprits 6 11 16 18 quadirvalevt vaccination is available as they cause ca of cervix, vagina, vulva throat, anal penile cancer in men. Young woman need vaccination to prevent above cancers. ...Read more
How long does HIV survive outside of the body, when is in blood that may be on material in human hair?
Few minutes: Till the bodily fluids dryGet a more detailed answer ›
Is pemphis Vulgaris a pre-cancer condition, of the mucosal membrane's ? Also a small lesion on the back of the patient. The patient is my dad. I am concerned because it is my understanding that this disorder allows cells to abnormal reproduce. Is a cancer
Are hep c and hiv able to transmit once they are on inanimate surface ? Even if that surface is touched by finger then the finger touches a membrane
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