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Can I get HIV from a doorknob?

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Dr. John Leander Po
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No-

Passed through blood, saliva, or semen, HIV does not survive on dry surfaces for very long.
Even if the knob has virus, it would still require a portal of entry like a cut in the skin, or touching mucous membranes.

In brief: No-

Passed through blood, saliva, or semen, HIV does not survive on dry surfaces for very long.
Even if the knob has virus, it would still require a portal of entry like a cut in the skin, or touching mucous membranes.
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