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Can an infection be contracted while masturbating with unclean hands ?

I went to some outside places yesterday and came back. I have a cat who is not a domestic one. In the night, I masturbated without washing my hands but I did not touch the cat. My question, what if the virus or bacteria in the cat was on my hands or some bacteria was on my hands when I went out and it entered my penis? I did not touch the cat but my father is the one who keep food for the cat. What if I get the disease from him? Is it possible? I thank you for you answers
Sun, 29 Jan 2012
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hi
i think u r one who was previously scare about rabies.
dont think too much ,
not every cat has viral infection and not all cat infection spread to human.
so its very rare to get infection from them
and u r sure that u have no direct contact ,then why r u scare so much?
take deep breath and be relax ,u have nothing to worry.
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