Hi there,Thank you for your inquiry. From what we gather from the question, you were asking about the possibility of HIV transmission through getting a small scratch on your hand and then getting a lap dance. From the information given, this scenario is determined to be No Risk (transmission of HIV is not possible in the given scenario).
The scenario mentioned above does not meet the three components of the HIV Transmission Equation (see down below).
In order for HIV transmission to occur in this circumstance, a number of requirements must be fulfilled. HIV transmission occurs when the following conditions are met: There must be the presence of HIV positive fluid (semen, pre-cum, vaginal fluid, rectal fluid, blood, or breastmilk), coupled with direct access to the bloodstream. This scenario is considered to be No Risk. Factors in the transmission equation: such as the presence of HIV positive fluid, activity and direct access to the bloodstream were not present and did not occur. You indicated your hand was beside your thighs, no fluid was present and you did not engage in an activity that could possibly facilitate HIV transmission.
Recommendation: No need for an HIV test with the scenario provided, please refer to a healthcare professional for other health related questions.
AIDS Vancouver Helpline/Online, Sonali