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Stepping on a tip of needle please help

hi experts, i'm from vietnam, while walking in front of my house i stepped on a tip of needle, but only the tip of the needle has no body syringes my leg bleeds a little, am i at risk of hiv infection , thank you
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This is not a risk for HIV.  First of all, did you really step on a needle? About 99 percent of the time if not more, this is an imagined scenario.  But regardless, if it really DID happen, it is still NOT a risk for HIV. Here ARE the risks for HIV:  having unprotected vaginal or anal sex or sharing IV drug needles to INJECT drugs. Injecting drugs is not a needle poke.  A needle poke involves air to the needle and no injection.  HIV doesn't transmit that way.  Air inactivates the virus. Simply being stuck or poked or stepping on a needle will NOT give you HIV.  No risk.
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