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Will a tick bite give you hiv?

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Dr. Willa Terry
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

Hiv is transmitted through intimate contact with an HIV infected person and it also can be transmitted to babies that are born to mothers who are HIV positive.
Before universal screening procedures in place for over 25 years, HIV could be transmitted through a blood transfusion.

In brief: No

Hiv is transmitted through intimate contact with an HIV infected person and it also can be transmitted to babies that are born to mothers who are HIV positive.
Before universal screening procedures in place for over 25 years, HIV could be transmitted through a blood transfusion.
Dr. Willa Terry
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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine

In brief: No.

Ticks do not usually transmit this disease.

In brief: No.

Ticks do not usually transmit this disease.
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