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what are the possible ways you can get infected with hiv hep b&c i work drawing blood and i always use gloves and wash my hands very often.?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
As a phlebotomist,: You sound like your are doing the correct infection control methods. You should have already been vaccinated against hbv. No vaccines for the others so far.
Answered on Jan 15, 2015
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Good practice: This is more than enough to protect you, so long as you do not stick yourself with the needle.
Answered on Jan 15, 2015

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