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Cut client's ear and blood touched my skin

Dec 16, 2011

I am a hairdresser. I nicked my client's ear with the clippers and it started bleeding. Some of the blood got on my finger. I immediately washed my hands with soap and water. Would there be any risk of contracting HIV from this incident. (The client looked a little sketchy. He was from some kind of halfway house or something.)

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there:

I would not be concerned. You would have needed an open bleeding wound on your hand for this to be even a remote risk.

In health, Richard

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