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Worried mommy needs help!
Jul 14, 2008

I recently found out that my babysitter has hepatitis C and what has me concerned is that my 2 year old would have various cuts and scrapes from playing outside alot and the babysitter was also diabetic and had to check her sugar regulary with a finger stick....is there anyway she may have accidently transmiited hep C to my child by caring for her little cuts and scrapes? Please help!

Response from Dr. McGovern

No worries at all about this scenario.



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