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A 31-year-old female asked:

i, a therapist that does facials and extractions about 2 years ago i pricked myself with the same lancet i did a extraction with must i be scared?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Makes no sense: Why would you be scared for two years when you can get tested in a brief moment and see of you have hepatitis? Or HIV? Your risk is so low that two years of fear is really mind boggling. Go get tested. Get past this.

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Last updated Jun 11, 2014

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