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Can HIV be transmitted through kissing with bleeding or chapped lips?

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In brief: HIGHLY unlikely.

U.S. Cdc says that HIV is not spread by social kissing (closed mouth).
Having chapped lips would make minimal difference unless the other person (who might have hiv) bleeds directly into a crack in the chapped lips.

In brief: HIGHLY unlikely.

U.S. Cdc says that HIV is not spread by social kissing (closed mouth).
Having chapped lips would make minimal difference unless the other person (who might have hiv) bleeds directly into a crack in the chapped lips.
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