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I nicked my thumb while putting a metal cover on a apple cider bottle. I got a tetanus shot in an hour but want 2 know if aids/hiv could be contracte?

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Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: HIV

Pobabaly not. Hiv/aids needs some sort of blood/body fluid exposure.

In brief: HIV

Pobabaly not. Hiv/aids needs some sort of blood/body fluid exposure.
Dr. Videh Mahajan
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Dr. Chirag Vasa
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: No

Hiv transmission possible with unprotected sex with infected partner, HIV positive mother can transmit to baby if did not take mediacal treatment , infected sharing of needle for drug abuser, very rare transmission through blood and blood products ( not in usa), you did good job to have tetanus vaccine.

In brief: No

Hiv transmission possible with unprotected sex with infected partner, HIV positive mother can transmit to baby if did not take mediacal treatment , infected sharing of needle for drug abuser, very rare transmission through blood and blood products ( not in usa), you did good job to have tetanus vaccine.
Dr. Chirag Vasa
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