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My toilet got plugged and someone who is HIV positive had a bowel movement in it. Can I contract the virus from water that splash out of the toilet as I was plunging.
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5870831 tn?1376197049
No you cant get hiv by the way you describe.

HIV does not multiply outside the host

Hiv is transmitted by

unprotected vaginal/anal sex

sharing drug works

mother to child.

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