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Needle pricks in nipples

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Dr.   Roopa Hiremath MD

I got pricked by this is this pose a risk hiv thereat apparently no bleeding from me thats what i think ... View answer

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Dr. Manuel C See IV MD

. I had a tetanus shot two years ago. Problem: In the last two days I feel a needle like pricking around my nipples I notice them in the afternoon or evening like once every hour when I am standing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manuel C See IV ( Urologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

hi, i have this needle pricks sensation on skin every time after i take a bath, it usually goes on for 10 to 15 minutes, is this a symptom of diabetes? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Veera Raghava Rao. Buddha. MD

Sir, I am working In general hospital Rajkot, India. One of my female friend got a needle prick from an HIV positive patient after administering the intravenous drug . She confirmed all the tests ... View answer

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Dr. Swetal Bhavsar MD

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Dr.      Honey Arora MD

hi my wife is psw and accidendally pricked herself with a patient insulin needle while trying to place it back in case, her finger bleed a little. This was about 5 hours ago and there is no swelling ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hi, Thanks for writing in. It depends on the size of needle but most needle pricks will cause pain.

Dr.  Divakara MD

HI What Kind of needle you suspect ? Like if that needle has been exposed to someone's blood ( for example Syringe Needle ) then you better go to hospital and get tested for blood transmitted...

Dr. M Y Shareef MD

Hi Natalle ! Good evening. I am Dr Shareef answering your query. If I were your doctor, I would clean the entry wound with an antiseptic lotion, prescribe for you a tetanus toxoid if not vaccinated, get your Hepatitis B ...