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HCV from pin prick
Sep 15, 2007

Can you get HCV from a shirt pin ? I pricked myself in the store, and concerned that somoeone may have do it a few minutes before. It was not a deep prick, though.

Response from Dr. McGovern

I would not consider this a risk and would not get tested.

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