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risk of contracting HCV or HIV

Hello, this past Friday while I was working at the hosuptal, I was taking some files to a department and came across a cleaning person with two carts packed with dirty linens. The space to pass though was small, so I am not sure if any part of my person touched the cart. On my way back, I noticed that one cart had what appeared to be a dried blood stain. When I got home I showered. I wiped down areas of my car that I had touched with clorox wipes (including my seat). I however did not allow the car seat to air dry because I was in a hurry. The directions in the clorox wipes says allow to air dry. The seat was still damped and touched my hair. I have a tendency to touch my hair and face a lot. My question is would I be at any risk of contracting a virus such as HIV or HCV from having the damp seat touch my hair. Your input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!
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No zero risk
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If you were at risk from something like you describe, the whole world would be infected. With all due respect, I think it would be a good idea to talk to  a professional who can help with your irrational fears. It hurts to live like that.
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You can't get hepatitis C from touching infected blood. It is Blood to blood contact.
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