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Accident - Sharp objects - Toilet
« on: February 01, 2021, 11:31:26 pm »
Hello!
I have three issues that need to be answered about the risk of HIV. Please help me

01. Accident !
My friend had an accident, his legs were bleeding a lot.
It took him about 15 minutes to get to my place (from the place where the accident happened).
He is a worker so his hands and feet have a lot of machine oil.
I washed his wound, and my hand got a little bit of his blood on it.
At that time, there were a few scratches on my hand (no bleeding, about 2 wounds that stopped bleeding for more than 6 hours), and my nails were long ...
After that, I wash my hands with soap (wash only once and quickly).
About 5-10 minutes after washing my hands, I pull out my nose and peel the food.
I had a sinus infection so I often had nosebleeds, not much (At that time there was no blood, but deep inside I didn't know).
I want to ask about risk if:
I hook my nose when washing my hands for a short time
Will the virus exists in the nails or not?
Will the virus get into the scratches on my hands?


02. Sharp objects
Me and my friend are mechanical workers.
My friend was scratched by a sharp object (drill cutter, 4 mm diameter), bleeding little (the scratch was about 3 mm long). And that object has water on it.
After 30 seconds, I was also scratched by the object, bleeding a lot (scratch was about 10 mm)...
I want to ask about risk for this case.

03. The toilet
My friend has hemorrhoids and colitis, there is often blood in the stool (and he often has diarrhea)
After he used the toilet, it was my turn and the others.
While going to the toilet, I was shot in my anus by water in the toilet.
Does water get into my mucosa

Thank you so much

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Re: Accident - Sharp objects - Toilet
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2021, 11:42:22 pm »
Hiya,

Nothing you posted would be an HIV risk to you.

HIV is fragile and not acquired the way you fear, I also know you have been posting on another forum as well and this has been fully answered already.

Relax, move on with your life.

Here's what you need to know to avoid HIV infection:
Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, every time, no exceptions. Consider talking to your healthcare provider about PrEP as an additional layer of HIV protection going forward.

Keep in mind that some sexual practices which may be described as ‘safe’ in terms of HIV transmission might still pose a risk for transmission of other STI's, so please do get fully tested regularly and at least yearly for all STI's including but not limited to HIV and test more frequently if unprotected intercourse occurs

Also, note that it is possible to have an STI and show no signs or symptoms and the only way of knowing is by testing.

Kind regards

Jim

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Re: Accident - Sharp objects - Toilet
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2021, 12:04:16 am »
Thanks

Because people in my place talk about these cases very different, i don't know what is right, what is wrong...

They take advantage of my fear to sell drugs, to do anything that make me more stress...

So i search many foreign forum to find the most accurate results for my cases

I was haunted after getting injured in hair salon. So i am very worried about everything around me and my family.

In 2 nd case, i have no risk, really ?

Thanks

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Re: Accident - Sharp objects - Toilet
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2021, 12:15:14 am »
What you posted, including the 2nd situation was zero HIV risk to you.

Relax, move on with your life.



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Re: Accident - Sharp objects - Toilet
« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2021, 12:17:42 am »
Thank you so much !


 


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