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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
It might: Especially if you have open blisters.Get a more detailed answer ›
Absolutely: Highly active anti-retroviral therapy usually consists of a combination of several different classes of agents which are inhibitory to hiv. The combinations attack the virus from multiple different biological pathways, make resistance development more difficult, allow restoration of large parts of the damaged immune system, make transmission to others less likely and extends life of patients. ...Read more
Possible, depends...: It is possible to get hiv-infected from a needle prick (used by hiv+ person). However, depends on the needle bore size. If it is a thicker needle, you are at higher risk as there is more blood present in the needle than a thinner needle. It also depends on how soon after the blood was drawn that the needle prick occurred. If the blood is entirely dry on the needle, the risk is extremely low. ...Read more
Can massage table at massage parlor transfer std if your penis touches it? And can oil carry stds? Or bacteria causing prostatitis?
Does vaccination against HBV offer protection for a partner havng sexual relations with a chronic HBV infected husband?
Does high virl load in precum can transmit HIV during performing oral sex on a man? No ejaculation! no mouth ulcer. Saliva kill HIV if vral load hgh?
No: Arun, you're a grown man now. These concerns are unrealistic -- and truth be told, so is the scenario. Who in the world would do something like that? If someone is telling you, "This is how I got HIV", that person is probably not telling you the truth. Stop troubling yourself, practice basic common sense and good hygiene, and remember that experince shows casual contact doesn't spread HIV. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Reuse of anti rabies vaccine syringe causes HIV? is vaccine small needle syringe is auto disable or reusable? if HIV how many days after HIV testing
Disposable...: I can only speak for the vaccines in the USA; however, here all vaccines are given with disposable needles that are not reused. I'd imagine that in your country, that is also the case - or at least the needles are sterilized before being used again so that risk of transmission of blood borne illnesses is negligible. ...Read more
Can protected sex hold a risk of HIV transmission to a man? Can a man be infected with HIV through blowjob?
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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