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poked and hiv anxiety

Hi Friends,

If someone who is infected with HIV uses a syringe and i get poked (not injected) by that syringe immediately say few seconds after him on my finger or feet , am i at risk or not?

and for the purpose of transmission is it same as getting poked by a sewing pin or non hollow core needle?
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HIV dies or becomes inactive once exposed to the elements aka weather.The bllood that would be -present on the tip of the needle is exopsed to the elements,so no risk.The only risk would be if you were INJECTED by the contents that in the AIR TIGHT SYRINGE part. And a sewing needle is not  a risk at all,so try to let it go man
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