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Is air conditioner's air able to kill Hiv just like outside air?


hi there, i have a question: when you say that Hiv dies instantly at the presence of ''fresh air'', i wanted to know: is the exsisting air in a room with an ''air conditioner on'' considerd ''fresh'' as well? or it should be necessarily air from outside??
Thanks a lot!!


Hi there, and thanks a lot for contacting the AIDS Vancouver Helpline for you HIV/AIDS related health information.

HIV becomes non-transmissible when it is outside the body and exposed to oxygen. There is oxygen in a room with an air conditioner as well in the fresh air outside.

I would encourage you to check out the following resources about HIV:

Thank you for contacting the AIDS Vancouver Helpline.


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