Sorry for the English,I'm Chinese.
Two weeks ago, I fight with a thief who is a drug addicts and AIDS sufferer. I punched his face and made him bleed.
I also found three traumas near my knuckle,these wound diameter were about 0.5 centimeter.
If my new wounds connected to his new boold,am I at risk?
Official agencies will tell you that there is some risk for HIV from cutting your knuckles during a fight with a bleeding person with HIV, the risk is theoretical and to my knowledge there are not cases in which persons have acquired HIV in the way you describe. Nonetheless, I am sure that at least some experts would suggest PEP if it has been less than 72 hours since the fight. Since it has been two weeks however, the best thing to do is to test for HIV using either a combination HIV p24 antigen/HIV antibody test at 4weeks after the fight or a standard HIV antibody test at 8 weeks. When you test, I predict that your test will be negative.
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