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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Pins and needles hiv

Premium Questions

Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

I had the runs a few times like a week ago and I'm getting pins and needles at times no fever maybe ... duing this episode i had trouble with my vision any concerns hiv? and i do feel like something... View answer

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

I have pierced a pimple / cyst with a snall sewing needle / pin out of an hotel sewing kit - Should i be concerned about catching any serious infections ? So do i need to get tested for HIV after ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Goel ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Sunil Jangid MD

Hi sir m working as staff nurse i got pin prick of HIV patient who is non infected and aymptomatic kind off his level of HIV is 87.5. I was taking his sample and vein was not being pricked only ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Jangid ( HIV AIDS Specialist)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

worried if my mother coud have contracted any disease via the pin prick as i am aware that the standard ELISA test is not able to screen donor blood reliably for HIV/HPV etc (AIIMS report, XXXXXXX 2009 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Rohan Khandelwal MD

if you get pins and needles arms legs face at times HIV? my both sides of my neck feel like they are swallon but my parents say they are not and i had this about two weeks HIV? I do have like a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohan Khandelwal ( Oncologist)

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. It jabbed my the bottom side of my foot. I think the pin might have been lying on the floor or came out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Saloni Gupta MD

finger with an insulin needle that was in the bottom it started bleeding very little so I used hand ... the testing till Thursday but is possible for me to contract HIV ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saloni Gupta ( Dentist)
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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vignan Rachabattuni ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Rovena Murati MD

felt like my body was rushing. Im so scared of the other syptoms appearing now. I get pins and needles ...!!! I dont know if he has HIV but most Cambodian drivers I read do. is it really easy to get... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Muhammad Furrukh MD

blood almost negligible came out..but after some time i realised it might be pin or a needle too. So was worried should I go for HIV 4th generation test after 28 days? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Furrukh ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Thanks for your question on HCM. Risk is dependent on source patient. So don't panic. Get done p 24 antigen level. If it is negative than repeat after 3 months.

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. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Risk dependent on exposure possibility and how much blood if present was on it. And was in it positive? No, possibly. Chance low