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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi i have a qucik question?? can u get HIV through wet toilet paper?
User :   yesterday i used a wet toilet paper, and i am hoping that it is nothing serious..
User :   it was at a bar
Doctor :   No, there is no chance that you will.
User :   ok thanks
User :   1 more ?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i was drinking some rum and coke
User :   and some of it went 2 my eyes
Doctor :   Ok
User :   what should i do
Doctor :   Is it still burning?
User :   what should i do?
User :   not really i washed my eyes
User :   immediatly
Doctor :   Are your eyes burning?
User :   is it anything serious
User :   v.little burning
Doctor :   Then there is nothing to be bothered about.
Doctor :   Was your eyes with plain water gently and dab with a moist cloth
User :   ok and i wont
User :   go blind with that right
User :   thats what lotta ppl say onlin
Doctor :   No, that wont happen.
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Is there any blurring of your vision?
User :   and regarding HIV from
User :   not really
User :   can alcohol in eyes BLIND you?
Doctor :   No, unless it is a very large amount and you didnt wash your eyes.
User :   ok cool

User :   and the thing with HIV u said
User :   with toilet paper
Doctor :   Yes
User :   no prob with that right
User :   coz it was wet
User :   and i was worried
Doctor :   No, there is no problem.
User :   ok thanks so much
User :   thank u so much 4 the help
Doctor :   Anything else?
User :   thats it
Doctor :   You are welcome
User :   should i get HIV tested
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   for anything of that sort
User :   that happened yesterday
Doctor :   Did you have unprotected sex anytime or did you use any IV drugs by sharing needles?

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