|hep c concern
Feb 20, 2011
hi, I visited a nail salon where a nail drill cut my cuticle, at the time there was no bleeding however a day later a little scape formed. I do not believe the drill piece is cleaned between customers. The drill does get quite hot and it cut my left hand after filing my right first. I am really worried and plan to get tested but I would like to know whether my level of anxiety is warranted. Thank you Doctor
Response from Dr. McGovern
I suspect all will be fine but it is reasonable to get testing just to be sure...
Hepitatis B and TB
super scared I cant even sleep
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