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Can poop spread hiv?

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Dr. Daniel Lee
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

No, "poop" or fecal material cannot transmit hiv.
However, if there is presence of blood, then there is a slight possibility. But, when the blood is exposed to air, then HIV is killed. So, "poop" is very unlikely to spread hiv.

In brief: No

No, "poop" or fecal material cannot transmit hiv.
However, if there is presence of blood, then there is a slight possibility. But, when the blood is exposed to air, then HIV is killed. So, "poop" is very unlikely to spread hiv.
Dr. Daniel Lee
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: If blood

If there is blood.

In brief: If blood

If there is blood.
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Dr. Jason Hemming
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