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Oral SEX, Cunnilingus I posted the several time the same question?

Apr 22, 2011

Hi there let me tell you my story, I had briefly, 5 minutes of oral sex with a co-worker in MENA region. I am man, No penetration. I had my encounter on the 13 of December 2010. I took the blood test 70 day later. I was negative. woo hoo Do I need further testing until the 3 month mark? I will donate!

Response from Dr. Frascino


You may well have "posted several times the same question," but I have posted many, many times the same answer to many similar questions. Have a look in the archives in the chapters devoted to oral sex and to HIV testing.

Briefly, cunnilingus carries only a very minimal risk for HIV transmission, barring extenuating circumstances.

HIV tests taken before the three-month mark are not considered definitive or conclusive. That said, the vast majority (but not all) of HIV-infected folks will have detectable levels of anti-HIV antibodies in their blood within four to six weeks following primary HIV infection. Consequently your negative 70-day test is extremely encouraging, but not yet definitively conclusive!

Thank you for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation ( It's very much appreciated.

Good luck! Be well.

Dr. Bob

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