A 28-year-old male asked:
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whenever i am on road, bus/ train seat, i suspect i can get poked by needle.so when you get poked you get real pain or can you miss that concerned hiv?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Answer depends on...: The answer to this depends on who's asking. If a curious person is concerned about being clandestinely poked with a needle, and constantly thinks about things like that, then the answer is, "of course you always know if somebody pokes you." if the person is easy-going and never thinks about those things, then the answer is, "possibly someone with a tiny needle can poke you without your knowing.".
Answered on Feb 23, 2016

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