hangnail in anus
Mar 25, 2002
I lubed a gay mans anus with lube,I had my finger in his rectum for about 15-30 seconds,I had a very small hangnail on my cuticle,which IM very sure was not bleeding,but paranoid because there was no scab,just a small crack. whats your opinion!
Response from Mr. Kull
It is highly unlikely that you would be infected with HIV or other STDs when inserting your finger into your partner's rectum. Unless you have infected fluids coming into contact with a fresh wound, your risk for infection is practically nonexistent. It might be best to avoid fingering your partner when you have a hangnail, as that could cause minor injury/bleeding in your partner's rectum, which could increase your risk if you had a mucosal exposure to his blood.
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