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Can a very small amount of blood transmit hiv?
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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Someone who is HIV positive can have millions of copies of the virus in every drop of his blood.
If one thinks he has been exposed to blood from a person who is HIV positive, one should see a primary care doctor to be evaluated and tested for HIV virus.

In brief: Yes
Someone who is HIV positive can have millions of copies of the virus in every drop of his blood.
If one thinks he has been exposed to blood from a person who is HIV positive, one should see a primary care doctor to be evaluated and tested for HIV virus.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
Answer assisted by Marianne Di Napoli, Medical Student
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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
If that small amount of blood is infected and introduced into the bloodstream, then yes.

In brief: Yes
If that small amount of blood is infected and introduced into the bloodstream, then yes.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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