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Could I Contract HIV Through The Use Of A Contaminated Saliva Spray?

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Posted on Fri, 18 Feb 2022
Question: I did not have any sexual relationship, but I was in a restaurant and someone was talking to me. I came out of the saliva spray and thought that the saliva had blood. After 77 days I had hiv oral test in the house by saliva. I had two faint lines. After an hour, i took hiv blood rapid test is negative
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Answered by Dr. Dr. Monika Dede (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
You are free of HIV.

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

Based on your history I think you shouldn't worry because you cannot get HIV in this situation.
You cannot get HIV from saliva even with blood by oral route contact as you had.
Furthermore it is a good news that you have a negative result of HIV rapid test.

I hope my answer helps you.
Regards.
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Could I Contract HIV Through The Use Of A Contaminated Saliva Spray?

Brief Answer: You are free of HIV. Detailed Answer: Hello, Based on your history I think you shouldn't worry because you cannot get HIV in this situation. You cannot get HIV from saliva even with blood by oral route contact as you had. Furthermore it is a good news that you have a negative result of HIV rapid test. I hope my answer helps you. Regards.