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HIV risk from blood of swatted mosquito ?

One night, I was just lying on my bed when I felt some itchiness in one of my knees. I thought that a mosquito had bitten me. By instinct, I smashed on that area and I saw then some dark thing near the bite. I was not sure if it was indeed a mosquito. Few minutes after, I happened to rub my eyes with my shirt covering the finger which perhaps smashed the insect. I am now worried if what if the mosquito had just bitten an HIV positive person and then some of the blood that remained on my skin could have been transferred to my finger and then to my shirt then to my eyes. I mean, is it possible for HIV to be carried by the mosquito and then a smudged blood from the insect could have entered my eyes from my fingers when I happened to touch the bite. Im worried. Should I get tested in this situation? Thank you.
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replied June 28th, 2017
HIV is not transmitted via mosquitoes. There is no risk of HIV as suspected by you.


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