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I had a pedicure done, and I didn't notice that I had a cut…

I had a pedicure done...
I had a pedicure done, and I didn't notice that I had a cut on my toe. I had my foot in the foot bath, (they use disposable liners that they have to cut to fill the tub for the next client) and I am concerned that I could have caught HIV or Hepatitis from the foot bath.
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6/6/2015
Dr. Brims
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
I am concerned because I read that the piped pedicure chairs can have viruses and bacteria in them that the liners don't protect against, and the cut was a proper cut.
There are no records of any HIV transmission through this and it is also unlikely you would get hepatitis this way too
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Thank you so much, is there anything I should look for while it is healing? Is there a risk for fungus or some other bacterial infection?
No, there is no real risk, so no need to look out for anything
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
no worry about Staph or anything from the pedicure foot bath water?
No, nothing to worry about
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Ok, thanks, ***** ***** great evening!
You're quite welcome
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