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Can mosquito crushing lead to HIV infection ?

If we crush a mosquito when is biting , can it lead to hiv infection?
Asked On : Fri, 27 May 2011
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General Surgeon 's  Response
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hi..mosquito crushing does not lead to HIV..its a wrong is usually transmitted sexually..the blood doesnt enter your body so do not worry..the bite can cause malaria and other illness
Answered: Fri, 27 May 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Anuj Kumar Patel's  Response
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when a mosquito bites...first it releases a salivary juice which dissolves blood and then sucks blood...mosquito does not transmit HIV virus as it cannot contain this virus..hence there is absolutely not possible about mosquito transmitting virus...
thank you,take care
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