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10 Dec 2005

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Hey i asked this question before, "Hi, i recently came into contact with a used condom, i am now concerned that the condom may have contained HIV positive sperm. How long can HIV stay alive inside a condom from sperm or vaginal fluids? ". The contact was that i stepped on it with my shoes on, my main concern was that the soles of my shoes toched the bottom of my trousers, which i touched before putting in the washing machiene. Is there any chance of infection from hiv here? does hiv spread that easily?
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Joey!

The incident you describe sounds like no risk. Especially since any fluids were exposed. HIV does not spread that easily.

Stay well
Laurent
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