condom broken need help!!
Jan 15, 2013
hello dr , i had a sex with sex worker before 4 days i used condom but it was broken at the final just i left that but this is my 4th day i got cough so i became worried anxiety about hiv is this hig risk? and am i circumcious penis and no more oral sex or anal sex just may be 10 to 20 sec penetrative at the cum time pls tell me. thank you for your time
Response from Dr. Hightow-Weidman
Hello there- Engaging in sex in which a condom was clearly broken would constitute a possible exposure for HIV. I think that the symptoms you describe are in fact too early to be caused by acute HIV but would suggest testing at 4 weeks and again at 90 days to be sure. Take care, LHW
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Life Expectancy Of Hiv Positive People
- Can Sex On Menstrual Cycle Cause Hiv?
- If You Have Sex With Someone Hiv Postive What Are The Chances Of You Becoming Infected?
- Can I Get Hiv From Vaginal Sex One Time?
- How To Use Gentian Violet To Treat Thrush In Adults?
- Where Does Hiv Hide In The Body?
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.