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Accidental needle stick HIV pep (post-exposure prophylaxis)?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes

There are protocols for post-exposure prophylaxis.
In fact truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir) was just approved as a preventive prophylactic medication for those engaging in risky behavior.

In brief: Yes

There are protocols for post-exposure prophylaxis.
In fact truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir) was just approved as a preventive prophylactic medication for those engaging in risky behavior.
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