I'm hoping someone can help me. I mistakenly used my husband's toothbrush (he has Hep C). I have a canker sore on my inside lip (it's not bleeding). My husband doesn't have gum disease or bleeding gums - but his gums have bled in the past. Recently, he hasn't noticed any blood when he brushes his teeth but I did have the canker sore when I used his toothbrush and I guess that's considered an open wound. I've been searching the net like mad finding all sorts of information. From what I gather, even if he did have blood on his toothbrush, there is a relatively low chance of transmission, though the risk does exist. Is this correct or could I have become infected? I'm so worried and I haven't been able to ease my mind since this happened a few days ago. Please if someone out there can provide me with any info, it would be so greatly appreciated.
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