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Very serious question

Oct 28, 2012

Hi I had oral sex with a sex worker. I used protection but after she left I inspected the condom and there was a tear at the base the tip had no tears. Am I at risk for HIV or std?

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi Oral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission. Even with a tear in the condom it is difficult to get HIV this way. It is however easier to pick up other sexually transmitted infections.

If you have signs or symptoms I would recommend that you follow up with your health care provider to ensure you know your status and get treatment.

Be well, Shannon

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