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I came in contact with HIV infected blood,no cuts or

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I came in contact with HIV infected blood,no cuts or scratches on my hand at contact point .washed hand imediatly should I get tested how long before a test will show results .
HIV can be transmitted when infected blood enters your blood or body fluids.It cannot be transmitted through intact skin.So if you are not having any cuts then risk is nearly zero.If you want to be tested then you can do it after 3 mths till that have universal precaution while handling blood products.
For universal precautions, please read this.

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