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This is Dr. David
you have a small risk for a bacterial infection
you should wash out the area well with soap and water and put some neosporin on the area.
you are not at risk for HIV or hepatitis.
let me know if you have questions.
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.
There is no risk at all for any type of infection.
There is no visible blood on the pen or the nib.
And just pricking is not close contact enough to introduce any bacteria in your blood stream.
Hence, do not worry.
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