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hcv transmission
Oct 29, 2011

I'm from Egypt I clean up my teeth by teeth stick and there is a little blood come out from my mouth (Between the teeth) then I washed twice by tape water, I shared my friend eating Pitza.He touch my pitza pieces many times with his fingers which contaminated with saliva from his mouth. N ow I'm worry about getting HCV by eating saliva cotaminated food with alittle wound between my teeth. I'm sorry for the weeknes in my language and thank you for your help

Response from Dr. McGovern

I understand your question completely. No I would not be concerned about this at all.

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