can i get hiv
Jan 22, 2012
i had protected sex with condoms yesterday and after sex while removing condoms i had jus cleaned the base of condom with a towel bt by mistake after removing condom i cleaned my penis with same towel. can i get hiv from this act
Response from Ms. Southall
Hi, Good for you for using condoms!!! Once HIV leaves the body it dies within minutes. What you describe doesn't pose a risk. There has to be a direct exchange of body fluid and this fluid to enter into your body, cleaning yourself and if you didn't have any open sores on your penis then you are fine.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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