One of the risks involved in any surgical procedure is infection. Your surgeon and the medical personnel attending to your care before, during and after the procedure know this and should take the appropriate precautions to make sure that you don't contract an infection.
Many individuals face serious work-related hazards every day. Some individuals may not even consider the possible hazards simply due to the commonplace nature of the tools they use and duties they carry out while on the job. However, allowing this mindset to take hold could be dangerous because if you do not remain aware of injury risks, you could find yourself involved in a serious accident.