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22 Mar 2007

Hi doc
I have a very strange question, never thought about it untill now. I know they say you cannot get HIV from sharing glasses and cutlery, but what if you drop an empty glass very shortly after someone drank and you end up getting a very small glass splinter in your foot, like a pinprick, no blood visible on it, even after it caused you to bleed a small droplet? (Was wearing open shoes)
Thanx so much for your time.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Curious
Nope won't be a risk.
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