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Hep C How Soon After Exposure

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hep c exposure

i was irrigating a f/c of a patient with hep C that had clots of blood in it. It got in my eye what are the chances my test will come back positive. There was blood in his urine he had received a cysto the day prior
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Very very unlikely, but not zero. Please follow up with your employee health service. You should do extremely well and doubt it will be an issue. Read more »

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hiv hep c

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sore in mouth and rash that did not itch and i passed it off as sun exposure and severe soremuscle in neck sent off for pcr hep c and hiv rna by pcr will get results monday plaese pray for me and my family Read more »

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Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...possible exposure. I have on going health issues and no answers. I am waiting on blood work to see if I have been exposed to Hep C. If someone is infected with Hep c and HIV at the same time would that slow the production of HIV antibodies? That... Read more »

Possible exposure? *DELETED*

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