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I have quick question I was getting a massage so today and the therapist scratched my back with her nails I worried about hep transmission

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Doctor: Dr. A, Board Certified MD replied 4 months ago

You are concerned about Hepatitis B and C, correct?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I was getting a massage today and the therapist scratched me on the back with her nails . Hep can’t be transmitted like that
Doctor: Dr. A, Board Certified MD replied 4 months ago

The chances of getting hepatitis through a scratch only is basically 0%. As long as there was no blood from the masseuse that was transferred into your body, then the chances are 0. Let me know if you have any follow-up questions.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I want refund
Doctor: Dr. A, Board Certified MD replied 4 months ago

May I ask why?

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