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Three secrets regarding contamination in the laboratory

Pete picked up a rack of specimens that needed to be delivered to the serology lab across the hall. He wore gloves because he was handling specimens, and he pushed the lab exit door open using the knob. He walked across the hallway in his PPE, and he opened the door to the serology lab to deliver the specimens. Minutes later, Angie washed her hands at the lab sink and exited the department using the same doorknob Pete used. Angie went to her locker in the hallway to get her jacket and purse.

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