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Is there possibility of having HIV, if an infected needle is kept more than 48 hours in idle condition and reused? Predominant blackhead removal for pimple removal needle. Please advise.

1 Doctor Answered
Dear user. Thanks for the question. I can understand. HIV spread through Contact between broken skin, wounds, or mucous membranes and HIV-infected blood or blood-contaminated body fluids. Deep, open-mouth kissing if both partners have sores or bleeding gums and blood from the HIV-positive partner gets into the bloodstream of the HIV-negative partner. HIV is not spread through saliva. Take care.
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