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what would happen if you touch some ones blood on your hand

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Be calm.: I don't see anything in this scenario that increases your risk for getting HIV. I hope you were wearing a mask due to COVID 19 risks.

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Truly unrealistic: How long a typical person has to wash her hands after touching typical, potentially-infectious stuff depends on how well she does the washing. A thoro ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maryam Shapland
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
If you had a cut,yes: Transmission of blood-borne infections (HIV, Hepatitis, etc) occur when there is shared bodily fluids like blood. So if a person had an open wound and ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Skin is a barrier: There are no chances to catch anything you may be worrying about. Your skin is a good barrier for almost every type of infection.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
No: You do need to have good hygiene however so I hope you washed your hands well.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: HIV cannot be transmitted in this manner else much of the vampire and werewolf populations would have been killed off.
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: This is conceivable but highly improbable. This type of superficial contact rarely if ever transmits HIV but I never say never. It would not hurt for ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
46 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on amount: The risk is proportional to the quantity of blood. If your skin is intact and you get HIV blood on you is is a pretty small risk. If stuck with a pin ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Low risk: Hepatitis C virus is not spread by sharing eating utensils, breastfeeding, hugging, kissing, holding hands, coughing, or sneezing. It is also not spre ... Read More
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