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HEP C under nails
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StudentValery posted:
Hi!, I work at a Hospital and recently a drop of blood stick under my fingernail, while i was making a procedure. It was just a drop, and i hadn't any wound on my finger, but i'm worried if there is any chance to get HEP C or VIH by this via?
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oldtiff47 responded:
YOU MUST REPORT IT TO HOSPITAL NOW AND I AM SURE THEY HAVE A PROTOCOL FOR SUCH EVENTS.

TIFF
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!


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