|Am I at risk?
Dec 4, 2012
Hello, I had unprotected sex with my ex boyfriend, the relationship last about a year, then we broke up.. This happened 4 years ago. He is normal person, don't go to clubbing or anything, dont use drugs,But he never told me about his past( like if he had high risk exposure) So I don't know his history, he had a few ex girl friends, but not at the same time. while we had sex, he never came inside me. always pull out. Now i plan to get married and move on. I dont have any symptoms. But Should I get tested just to be sure? What the risk are there? Thank you.
| Response from Ms. Southall
Hi The quick answer is yes you should. You had unprotected sex. HIV transmission occurs when there is a direct exchange of body fluid. Having unprotected sex allows this to happen. My recommendation is that you and your fiance' both get a health screening which should include sexually transmitted infections. This way you both are sure of your status.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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