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Why does a multi sample needle have a rubber sleeve over the end of the needle that is inserted into the collection tube?



A. To make it easier to push tubes on and off
B. To decrease the chance of patient needle injury
C. To prevent blood from seeping into the adapter
D. To keep bacteria from entering the collection tubes

This question is part of Phlebotomy State Exam Quiz
Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jun 27, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Dec 16, 2016

To prevent blood from seeping into the adapter
 

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