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Is it possible to get HIV from cut touching a cut?
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Yes, but...
Theoretically, yes.
Does it ever happen? Hardly ever. If a person with untreated HIV were to bleed into someone else's fresh open wound, HIV could be transmitted. But this is definitely not what's keeping the epidemic going.

In brief: Yes, but...
Theoretically, yes.
Does it ever happen? Hardly ever. If a person with untreated HIV were to bleed into someone else's fresh open wound, HIV could be transmitted. But this is definitely not what's keeping the epidemic going.
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