A member asked:

I wiped up small spots of recently dried blood with a wipe. no cuts on fingers. washed my hands within 5mins & used alcohol rub. what's the risk?

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Dr. Katharine Cox answered

Specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine

If there were no needle sticks or open wounds than your risk of Hep A and C and HIV are negligible. Please always wear protective gear, in this case gloves.

Answered Nov 26, 2014



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