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Hiv transmission stepping on needle

Premium Questions

Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

ELISA test is not able to screen donor blood reliably for HIV/HPV etc (AIIMS report, XXXXXXX 2009). The insulin needle had last been used 3 days back and immediately after the needle prick my mother... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. S. Murugan MD

in the gloves. Am I infected with HIV from this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Murugan ( HIV AIDS Specialist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

in USA can be re used more then once on people? Is there a chance of HIV transmission on this episode ...I need real/honest advise immediately.... I did a hiv antibody test with Clearview ie Rapid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Aarti Abraham MD

, is there any possibility of transmission of HIV in this way, I have to go for more testing, ... of the needle, then she lift the syringe and took the blood sample, I could not see wheather the point ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

into syringe and refilling it to cartridge. At last when I was packing cleaning needle I have stuck on my finger. I really get scared and I was crying. I have tested my self for HCV , HCB and HIV after 10... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Arun MD

About 8 weeks ago, I was being fitted for a dress and I stepped on a sewing pin or needle ... of the bottom of the dress. What are my chances of contracting hiv from this incident? I am really VERY... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.   Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

hi...my bf is a doctor,,,,when he was drawing blood from a hiv patient and testing something he accidentally got poked by the needle...he has given his blood for tests and has taken the drugs required ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Arun MD

. There was no blood on the handle at all.. Am I at risk for HIV? Perhaps I am just being paranoid. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.     Vignan Rachabattuni MD

Hello. I work as a tailor together with an HIV positive person. We use the same set of pins and sewing needles and minor finger pin pricks or superficial scratches happen on a daily basis as you can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vignan Rachabattuni ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

about the transmission risks associated with the HIV virus. Many of these articles assert that HIV ... bothered to follow-up with him after that day.) My query is regarding the likelihood of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Well I don't understand what you mean by giving yourself HIV . HIV is a disease which is transmitted for others either sexually , or Using same needles which is contaminated with blood or mother...

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, HIV is spread through unprotected sex with infected or needle or with infected blood or from infected mother to child. It reduces body's resistant to any type of infections by reducing immunity. No...

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

There is no significant risk of HIV transmission with a handjob.