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Spit in the face
Dec 7, 2008

I was recently spit upon in the face by a crazed person in San Francisco after he tried to break into my room ( at the Westin St Francis no less). Any chance of infectious disease?

Response from Dr. McGovern

I am sure that was an awful experience. However, the chance of getting an infectious disease from a spit in the face is near zero. Would not recommend testing.

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