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Hcv through kissing with slightly bleeding lips is it poss

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Hcv through kissing with slightly bleeding lips is it possible
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
No this should not happen.

In theory, if you were both bleeding profusely and you contacted blood to blood extensively, this might happen.

HCV is not reported as being transmmissible this way however.

Why are you concerned?