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Author Topic: transmission possible?  (Read 2367 times)

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Offline winkawak

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transmission possible?
« on: June 22, 2018, 04:26:22 pm »
I went fishing with a friend of mine who aslo brought 2 friends of his whom i never met. Long story short i had a minor cut about 2mm long minor bleeding. I rinsed my cut in my live bait bucket i was using only later came to find out one of my friends friend also had a minor cut/bleeding and rinsed his cut in the same bucket before i used to rinsed my cut.

The bucket had about 3 gallon of water with air pump circulating the water in the bucket. Whats my risk having my cut in the bucket that was previously used by another person who also washed his cut in ?
« Last Edit: June 22, 2018, 04:29:00 pm by winkawak »

Offline Lynn K

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Re: transmission possible?
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2018, 09:51:18 pm »
There is no data available for your situation so there is no way to even guess but I seriously doubt there was any any risk.

If concerned wait 12 weeks and have the antibody test.
Genotype 1a
1978 contracted, 1990 Dx
1995 Intron A failed
2001 Interferon Riba null response
2003 Pegintron Riba trial med null response
2008 F4 Cirrhosis Bx
2014 12 week Sov/Oly relapse
10/14 fibroscan 27 PLT 96
2014 24 weeks Harvoni 15 weeks Riba
5/4/15 EOT not detected, ALT 21, AST 20
4 week post not detected, ALT 26, AST 28
12 week post NOT DETECTED (07/27/15)
ALT 29, AST 27 PLT 92
24 week post NOT DETECTED! (10/19/15)
44 weeks (3/11/16)  fibroscan 33, PLT 111, HCV NOT DETECTED!
I AM FREE!

 


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