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18 Jul 2005

a question about hiv transmission
Recently my daughter fell down and cut herself. A concerned relative applied his saliva on my daughter's cut in an attempt to prevent infection or stop bleeing. That relative may be infected (and I cannot ask him if he is) with HIV. Please tell me if my daughter is at risk
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01 Jan 0001

Jaan, there is a very remote chance as the bleeding will have washed away the infected saliva. Good luck.
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