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A 20-year-old male asked:

After i got a haircut i noticed a small cut in my head i don't know if it's old or because the barber i'm worry to get hiv?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Unlikely: It is unlikely to get enough contamination to cause HIV infection especially if the Barber cleans his equipment after each hair cut
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