While using a public restroom my 8 year old daughter was unwinding the toilet paper. I was across the bathroom and saw a very dark blob on the tissue. Before I could stop her from using it she wiped. She later said she saw it but didn't think anything of it. My concern is that if it was hiv+ fresh blood could she have gotten infected this way? She has been to two different doctors. The first doctor said there is a chance and she needs to be tested but that we have to wait 6 months. The second doctor said no testing and that while gross she is fine. I am very worried and confused about the conflicting information. Please help.
Fluids outside of the body or a vacuum are never infectious for HIV. Only risks are unprotected vaginal/anal sex and sharing IV drug needles. HIV transmission doesn't happen with blood on any object, no matter what/
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