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Gloves with blood dirt while drawing blood

I have to draw blood to do some routine check and the lab guy helped in to do it in the clinic. everything was done fine. However, when he used cotton to press my wound, I saw his gloves has blood dirt. And he used same glove to paste the bandage for me tho there is no direct contact between needle wound and the gloves. Should I worry any disease transmitted? Thanks.
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Your situation involves personal contact with an object in air  (hand, glove, body,  fluids, maybe blood, cotton, dirt etc. ). You will be happy to learn that you had no risk, because you can't get hiv from personal contact except unprotected penetrating vaginal or anal with a penis, neither of which you did and you didn't share hollow needles to inject with which is the only other way to acquire hiv - there are ONLY 3 ways to get hiv. Note that 2 of them require a penis and the third requires a hollow injecting shared needle - there are no OTHER ways to get hiv. Analysis of large numbers of infected people over the 40 years of hiv history has proven that people don't get hiv in the way you are worried is a risk.
Hiv is a fragile virus in air or saliva and is effectively instantly dead in either air or saliva so the WORST that could happen is dead virus rubbed you, and obviously anything which is dead cannot live again so you are good. Blood and cuts would not be relevant in your situation since the hiv has become effectively dead, so you don't have to worry about them to be sure that you are safe.
There is no reason for a person to test when they are safe. The advice took into consideration that the other person might be positive, so move on and enjoy life instead of thinking about this non-event. hiv prevention is straightforward since there are only 3 ways you can become infected, so next time you wonder if you had a risk, ask yourself this QUESTION. "Did I do any of the 3?" Then after you say "No, I didn't" you will know that it's time to move on back to your happy life.
No one got hiv from what you did during 40 years of hiv history and no one will get it in the next 40 years of your life either.  You can do what you did any time and be safe from hiv.
The other person's status is irrelevant when you have no exposure to live virus.
Washing dead virus is unnecessary.
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https://www.medhelp.org/posts/HIV-Prevention/Pee-in-the-same-toilet-at-the-same-time/show/3067570
You should have figured out the answer from this advice that lists the only way to get hiv. See a therapist so you can try to live a normal life instead of the frightening, make believe one where you imagine hiv can be anywhere infecting you.
https://www.medhelp.org/posts/HIV-Prevention/Shared-razor-hiv-risk/show/3052181

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