A 37-year-old female asked:
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13 wks pregnant. dh was cooking, touched raw meat washed his hands then he put his finger in my vagina. could he have put bacteria in? worry for baby

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Universal precaution: No risk as the hands were washed prior to vaginal placement. That is why thorough hand washing is anyone's best first line protection against pathogens, and is rigorously used by health professionals.
Answered on Dec 7, 2015
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