Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
HIV on a cotton ball
My 1 1/2 yr old found a cotton ball that had dried blood on it at the DR. office and she put it in her mouth. I don't know long  it had been sitting out and she had it in her mouth for probably 20 secs is there any chance for her to be HIV infected? I don't know if the cotton ball had HIV blood on it or regular blood but im paranoid about it.
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
3149845 tn?1452625053
Hi, this was not any risk at all.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
186166 tn?1385262982
once exposed to air, hiv becomes INACTIVE and UNABLE to infect.  your daughter had NO risk and testing is not needed.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
HIV Prevention Community Resources