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Forum Name: AIDS
Question: info about virus
|gordan1x2 - Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:03 am||
Hi, can you tell me how long virus can stay outside the body for example on knife , nidle?
|Dr. Chan Lowe - Thu Aug 09, 2007 11:44 pm||
HIV is not a very strong virus. It does not survive well outside the body. Unfortunately I cannot give you any specifics about times.
If infected blood is present it should be treated as if it is infectious to be safe.
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