hmmm I dont think so?
Jun 28, 2013
Im a 25 years old female and i have a question.
Is it possible to be infected with HIV if:
Say you're making out with someone of unknown status and things get a lil hot
-You're wearing a pair of underwear (that are soaked in your own vaginal fluid) -a pair of boxers that are damp (with your own vaginal fluid) -and pajama pants that are dry
(yes all 3 on at the same time)
and a guy rubs his genitals against your genitals (while hes wearing basketball shorts) but could have precame some? Is it possible to get infected this way? The answer is no right?
*Both are fully dressed and no penetration has occurred.*
HIV cant penetrate through clothing whether they're wet/damp/or dry correct?
I got sick about 2 weeks after this happened and I've been sick for about two weeks. Should i be concerned or am i just being paranoid?
Response from Ms. Southall
Hi There is now way for HIV transmission to happen through clothing. HIV transmission occurs through a direct exchange of body fluid.
No reason for concern, you just happened to get sick two weeks after your experience.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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