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Can hiv transmit through surfaces like curtains or desk if an scratch comes in contact with it, Thanks?

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Dr. Edward Workman
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In brief: Unlikely.

HIV is a realtively fragile virus.
It requires a fluid/liquid environment, preferably one that is warm and has some nutrients in it (mucous membranes). It does not appear to survive long on cold dry surfaces.

In brief: Unlikely.

HIV is a realtively fragile virus.
It requires a fluid/liquid environment, preferably one that is warm and has some nutrients in it (mucous membranes). It does not appear to survive long on cold dry surfaces.
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