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Can a mosquito transfer HIV and hepatitis germ from a infected person to a healthy person through bite?
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
Can you get hiv if a mosquito with hiv +ve blood flew into your nose? I'm not sure if it came out or not because I didn't see it when I blew my nose
I squash the mosquito then my hand are stained with blood. If the mosquito just bit someone who hiv +. does blood from mosquito contain hiv?
I splashed a mosquito and with its blood I directly touch urethra and I was already ejaculating, will I get hiv? What if mosquito blood has hiv?
Here are some...: Well, quite an unusual scenario in real life! Known to us, we rely on 2 lines of defenses to fend off invading infective agents like HIV: 1. External natural barrier of skin/mucos & 2. external humoral immune defense. So, your reported scenario poses an almost zero odd to contract HIV; even contracting it does not mean you may develop HIV-related Sxs. More? Ask doctor... ...Read more
No risk, no worries: It sounds like you have already had a question answered about HIV transmission by mosquitos. HIV is never transmitted by mosquitos. It never happens, no worries. If you don't have sex or share drug injection equipment with an HIV infected person, you will never get it and need not worry. ...Read more
HIV transmission: No.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it possible to get HIV by fingering? Incase if I have crushed a mosquito tat has fed on HIV positive blood
No, and no: Won't happen, Teresa. Life's littlest adventures such as these carry no risk. Truth be told... you've just recently become an adult. You can't let fears of trivial / imaginary risks slow you down during this wonderful time. Best wishes. ...Read more
Is it possible to get HIV by fingering ourself? Incase if I have crushed a mosquito tat has fed on HIV positive blood
Hi, I've been getting answers that HIV / aids wouldn't transmitted through mosquitos bites, despite that there is blood n needle involved. Why is it?
If a mosquito bites someone with a very active HIV infection and bites me immediatly after can I catch HIV that way?
I accedentally touched my penis tip to pillow containing dried mosquito blood. What risk I have to get hiv. Plz rply asap im scared. Thnk u.
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 from her body on that door and it got into your penis, the odds are very unlikely. ...Read more
I killed a mosquito today with my finger that I have a cut on it. I'm worried that I will catch somethg from it like HIV or hep c. Is it possible?
No reports: Extremely unlikely / very low risk.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sitting outside, found blood on hand, nobody was there. I also felt bite of mosquito since it was itchy. Is there risk of HIV from blood (2-3 drops)?
If I killed a mosquito on a cut on my arm and its blood went in the wound, could I get hepatitis C or hiv?
I felt itchy and I killed a mosquito by hand. Then I masturbated right directly without washing the hand. Will I get HIV and AIDS?
Maybe squashed mosquito on hand n there was lot of blood, is there HIV risk. Whatif the blood to my eeyes, mouth or any cut.
I killed a mosquito and the blood from it came on my hand. I put my hand in just water to clean it and then touched my penis tip. Will I get HIV if the mosquito had bit someone before who is HIV+ and the blood which came on my hand is HIV+ blood??
While am mastubating I squashed mosquito it's blood was in my hand with that I touched my penis tip where my semen is also there will I get hiv?
No HIV: The mosquito blood can contain infectious agents depending on what was bitten befoe you came into contact with it. ...Read more
Got blood on hand. Nobody nearby. Got mosquito bite above blood. Worried 4 HIV. Also whatif anyhow blood got to my eye mouth cut. Couldnot see mosquito?
No worries of HIV: From a mosquito bite. HIV is not from an insect, but from human sexual contact, or infected needle, IV of blood from someone who has it. It's okay if you didn't see mosquito. If your bite looks infected, or you're getting sick, see your doctor. There is a particular mosquito that's getting people very sick, the Asian Tiger Mosquito or chikungunya mosquito now in northern states besides Texas. ...Read more
What is Hiv?
Human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is the virus that causes AIDS. HIV/AIDS weakens a person's ability to fight infections. It is contracted through unprotected sex or needle sharing. An HIV test confirms diagnosis. Medications may suppress the virus and delay the onset of AIDS.
http://www. Webmd. Com/hiv-aids/ ...Read more
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