Can I get HIV from a swimming pool if i

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Q: Can you get HIV through water rides, swimming pool in amusement park if you have open wound/cut in your hand?

I went to an amusement park with a lot of water rides with open cuts in my hand, the water rides included swimming pool, water falls etc. I am not sure about the amount of chlorine that was added.

I am scared if I could have contacted with HIV.


I would also like to know what diseases could be contacted to water in amusement park.

Symptoms:  Sore Throat
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