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Spread of AIDS through tattooing - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   HI DOC
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can io help you
User :   permanent tatoo
Doctor :   yes
User :   k.........
Doctor :   the aids virus can spread through the infected needle while tatooeing
User :   what are the symptoms doctor....
Doctor :   The symptoms of Aids is repetative infections, weight loss, fever, reduced immunity, weakness
User :   no i dont have anything as such
User :   its almost 4 years i have tatooed on my body
Doctor :   provide your age, gender
User :   that means i dont have aids right
User :   male
User :   21
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the aids can manifest from 10 days to 10 years after exposure
User :   whith in what time will i feel this symptoms
User :   k.........
User :   so do u sugesst me to chk boold test
Doctor :   there is no cleat cut time period
User :   k.........
Doctor :   if you have doubts you can get an HIV test done and repeat it every 6 months
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