A 33-year-old female asked:
13 wks prego dh touched grnd beef package then washed hands for 10ish seconds then put his finger in my vagina. worry he didn't wash enough. any risk?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience Pediatrics
Sounds fine: Of course, the ground beef should be cooked "well done", so that any bacteria in it will be cooked. (The answer to the question, "Is there any risk?", is almost always YES, because everything in life has some risk. The real question to ask is, "How likely is something to happen?")
Answered on Dec 8, 2015
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