Which types of exposures may not require occupational HIV postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)?

Updated: Nov 14, 2019
  • Author: Jason F Okulicz, MD, FACP, FIDSA; more...
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The following are not considered potentially infectious unless they are visibly bloody:

  • Feces
  • Nasal secretions
  • Saliva
  • Sputum
  • Sweat
  • Tears
  • Urine
  • Vomitus

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