A 32-year-old female asked:
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Dishwasher got cut n his blood on table. After 2 hours i youched blood then is there any risk 4 HIV considering small cut n rashes in my hand.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Very unlikely: The risk is virtually zero.
Answered on Jun 18, 2014

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