A member asked:

If blood is outside the body of a infected person like on a shoe is there still a risk of catching hiv/hepc if you touch the blood ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

If there are no open sores on the skin where you touched the blood and you washed your hands promptly, there is minimal risk.

Answered Nov 16, 2015



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