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Will i get HIV from masturbation ?

Feb 1, 2014

I am a 16 year old teenager and i masturbate . One day , when i masturbate , i realized some of my semen entered a very small wound on both my penis and my finger . I am afraid that i am at risk of getting HIV . Will i get HIV

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there,

You cannot give yourself HIV. The only way for HIV transmission to occur is with at least two partners, and one partner must be HIV positive.

I would suggest reading our section on HIV Prevention. You'll find the information very helpful.

In health,


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