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Razor wound on the scrotum. Should I get the tetanus shot?

Hello: About an hour ago I was shaving my scrotum with an electric razor blade. The blade was quite rusty. I happened to cut myself there; it was a minor cut and I bled just a little. I don't remember ...
 

Got cut with a shaving razor blade of a flight attendant. Should I be concerned?

Hi, I work at the airport I got cut with a shaving razor blade of a flight attendant. I got really scared and ask a lot of times if he had anything I should know about. I look atthe blade and it ltook new ...
 

Can HIV infection be transmitted through cut caused by re-used razor blades?

. Please suggest if an person can get HIV infection, while having a hair cut in a saloon, in case if the barber doesn t clean the instrument he uses to shave the hair or if he doesn t change the razor? ...
 

What are the chances of HIV transmission through shaving blades?

there the barber used new blade but pressed his finger on blade as I saw he moved and shaved my face. I dont know was there a blood on razor and his hiv status n his intention as well. But i didnt find any cut while shaving ...
 

Suggest treatment for skin cut caused by a razor

I stepped on a shaving razor thos morning. My hubby wants me to get stitches, i think im ok..lol. ...
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Should I be worried for a cut with a rusted razor blade?

Hi! I m super concerned. I m only 16 years old. Today I cut my leg while shaving, and it just so happens that the razor was rusty. Only a little though. A few hours after it, I ve noticed a raised line ...
 

What is the effect and treatment cut by rusty blade ?

I accidentally cut my self while shaving and I notice the blade was rusty. This happened about three weeks ago. Now I m noticing red spots all over my body specially around the area where a cut my ...
 

Had a cut with rusty blade while shaving scrotum. Tetanus shot taken and put hydrogen peroxide

About an hour ago I was shaving my scrotum with a rusty blade and I cut it, it s a very minor cut it only bled a little I had my tetanus shot about 6-9 months ago I washed it with soap and water ...
 

Is there a chance of getting HIV from used razor during shaving?

didnot notice the barber changing the razor ....I asked him he told that changed the razor blades ..and I got small two cuts in neck .....earlier person shaving 5 min before me....from this incidence can I ...
 

Can I acquire HIV by using an old shaving razor?

hi,today i went to a saloon,the saloon was blank,,after cutting my hair,i told him for shaving,,the razor blade is changed by the barber,in front of me...and after shaving aftershave(axe) used,,but he did ...
 

Could soreness in jaw joint be a tetanus infection caused by shaving with rusty razor?

I shaved with a rusty razor , about a month ago and now one side of my jaw joint is sore and tight. Could I have tetanus? Or just a coincidence? I did go to a dentist to see if it was an infection from ...
 

How to treat the swelling in lips caused by using rusty razor for shaving a peach fuzz?

I used a rusted razor on my upper lip to shave my peach fuzz I have there and the day after it started to really itch around my mouth and then my lips started to peel and dry out more then yesterday i ...
 

Sore lumps on labia after shaving with rusty razor. Could this be tetanus infection?

so the other day i was shaving my genital area and i noticed yesterday that 2 big sore bumps appeared on my labia. they dont look like shaving bumbs and today they were scabbed over. the razor i used ...
 

History of getting a haircut without change of blade in razor. No cuts, bruises, normal pain in neck after shave. Chances of getting HIV?

I went to a barber shop. After my hair cut she used a razor to clear hair on my neck. She did not change the blade of the razor before using it on me. I could not feel any cut/bruise on my neck but I can ...
 

Is hiv infection possible if shaving blade is kept in same solution?

5 days i went to a barbar shop to have shaving. he used another razor than he kept the blade in a diluted solution may be a dettol or phenyl solution but he again took the blade amd shaved a little hair ...
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if u cut urself with an rusty razor when shaving can u get sick...and if so what to look for...
Yes, you may get tetanus or any other bacterial infection. You may have to get a tetanus vaccine shot and apply antibacterial cream to the cut wound.
 
how do I heal my skin if u cut my self with a razor blade why shaving?
welcome it is due to reaction take antihistaminic drug like levocetrizine. plz reply with thanks
 
my dad has Hepitiatis B for a few years. i think i used his razor by mistake and i cut myself by shaving. should i be worried?
Very rarely is the virus transmitted in this way. You cut yourself, his blood was not on the razor, so dont worry. just stop sharing razors.
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