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Hepatitis c and hiv transmition through cuts on hands
Feb 11, 2011

Hi, I couldnt find an answer on the databse so I figured I would ask you. Is it likely that I cold have gotten hepatitis c from using the same pen as a person used. They had blood on there hands and I had cuts on my hands. My worker tells me its a very low chance but I think you know more then him. I am going to get tested in 3 months but it would make it alot less stressful if this was answered. Thanks in advance

Response from Dr. McGovern

You can get tested but I would be quite confident that you will be negative.

HBSAG value 0.22 is negative?
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