Insertive Oral sex risks - Please help as i am posting my question 3rd time in this forum
Jan 7, 2013
Hi Doctor I received blow job from African Prostitute on 21st Dec Because i was not aware of PEP before, started it very late - After 130 hours of exposure. Today is my 12th day of PEP. A week after exposure, we tested HIV status of that women and she found Negative. The test used was Determinant type Rapid Test. I am still worried by considering what if she is in window period because she is Prostitute.
Please tell me should i Retest and if yes then when ? Also please highlight on PEP as i started taking it after 130 hours of exposure.
Response from Dr. Hightow-Weidman
Hello there First, your risk overall related to just receiving oral sex is low. Taking PEP >72 hours after exposure is unlikely to be effective. I would suggest testing at 28 days post exposure and that result is likely to be very accurate. 90 days would be conclusive. Take care, LHW
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Sex With A Prostitute Do I Need To Get Tested For AIDS
- Chest Cold After Oral Sex With No Protection Does It Mean I Have HIV
- Itchy Balls After Mutual Masturbation Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Itchy Red Spots After Touching Blood Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Painful Urination After Oral Sex On A Woman What Are The Chances Of HIV
- White Tongue After Licking Vagina Worried I Have HIV
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.