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Do I need to be fearful of getting HIV from somebody who has the infection in their blood?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No

Only if you are sexually intimate, sharing needles or accepting organ donations.
Hiv is not transmitted casually. You have to work to get it.

In brief: No

Only if you are sexually intimate, sharing needles or accepting organ donations.
Hiv is not transmitted casually. You have to work to get it.
Dr. Martin Raff
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