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HCV and Hep B Risk - Nail Cutters (freaking out)
Mar 2, 2009

Hi I wanted to know the risk of using nail cutters of someone who is hep b and hep c positive?

Response from Dr. McGovern

Since Hepatitis B and C are transmitted by blood to blood exposure, and since the risk of blood letting with nail cutters to both of you would be extremely unlikely, the risk is basically nil.

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