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Signs of a needle prick

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Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

) after giving an infiltration injection to a patient. The needle went through my slacks and pricked my skin. I did not see any signs of bleeding when I checked (about 3 minutes after the incident ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. S. Murugan MD

under the patients skin. I do not ever recall feeling a needle prick nor do I recall having the needle ... immediately thought about the injection I gave to the HIV patient and then started googling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Murugan ( HIV AIDS Specialist)
Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari MD

having very prickly pins and needles and burning sensation at the tip.. I told my doctor. He could see me ... there that I had some muscle atrophy . My fingers do not have signs of curling. Should I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari ( Spine Surgeon)
Dr.  Shanthi.E MD

I pricked my finger with a needle with HCG on it this morning . Tonight it is swollen down to the 2nd nuckel. Is this serious? should I go to the doctor? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanthi.E ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prasad MD

Hello doctor, today i gave insulin to my mom and after taking out the needle is pricking towards my left hand finger and blood came from my finger, do i get aids ? am worried a lot ... View answer

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Dr.  Parth MD

Hi my brother is diabetic and has hep B and hep C. He had his needles that read his glucose reading in a medicine container I was dumping them into another container and my finger was pricked with a glucose ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
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

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao. Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Swetal Bhavsar MD

I feel needle prick type pain on my legs ,thigh ,areas of knee . ... View answer

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Dr. Ashish Agrawal MD

I have a strange prickly spot -feels like someone is putting a needle in my skin. It s above the ankle - back of the leg. It has been there for more than 24hours & comes almost in a contraction manner ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Agrawal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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 ...