|unprotected bleeding oral sex
May 22, 2006
Hi Dr Bob,
I had unprotected oral sex with a prostitute(HIV status unknown) and I had a foreskin tear which led to me bleeding in her mouth ....
I immediately rushed to the hospital and got the wound clean up with antibiotics and after that a circumcision operation ...
My question is what are the chances of me getting infected with AIDS ...??
Thank you ...
| Response from Dr. Frascino
One would think from this scenario that it would be the Hoover-hooker who was dashing to the hospital concerned about HIV. Oh well, who knows? Maybe she did.
Your overall HIV risk remains remarkably low; however, particularly because of the foreskin trauma and active bleeding, I would recommend an ELISA test at the three-month mark.
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