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HIV spreas and saliva - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
User :   just wanted to know query related to aids
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User :   does aids spread through saliva?
User :   if i kissed a person having aids and which caused exchanged of saliva will it spread?
Doctor :   it can spread if mixed with visible fresh blood

Doctor :  
or otherwise saliva does not spread the HIV infection
User :   if i do not have a wound and ohter person has some cuts but not bleeding will it spread?
Doctor :   i did not get your question
User :   i mean there is no visible blood
Doctor :  

Doctor :  
tears and saliva do not spread but if these secretion are contaminated with infected blood than there is possibility of spreading the infection
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