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I was going through my sons room and found some needle and

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i was going through my sons room and found some needle and pricked my finger what sould i do?
Needle injury may be managed with Inj Tetanus toxoid.
Clean the local area with antiseptic like savlon.
If the needle may contain infected blood or used medical needle further prophylaxis for HIV may be considered.
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