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Needle poked in theatre

Hi,

I was coming out of the crowded theatre and someone poked me with a needle (that looked like a injection needle).
I was bleeding and visited the hospital. Doc suggested to take a blood test for HIV possibilities. Now i am damn scared and keep thinking if i get HIV.
Is it possible, that i may be infected? As this is really driving me crazy.
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i heard that peple are spreading hiv / hepatitis like this , is it true
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No, it is not true; HIV does not spread that way.
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