|i have performed oral sex twice
Feb 23, 2014
Can i get hiv if i have performed oral sex twice in my life
| Response from Ms. Southall
Hi The risk of HIV transmission with oral sex is extremely low. It is even reasonable to state that for the person receiving oral sex (that is on whom oral sex is being performed) the risk of acquisition of the virus is practically zero. For the person placing his or her mouth on someone else's genitals, the risk may be slightly higher but still very very low. Theoretically, obvious cuts, wounds, sores, or infections in the mouth could raise this risk. But relatively speaking this is still considered to be a low-risk sexual activity as the mouth is not a hospitable place for the HIV virus.
If this has been your only risk, the risk is incredibly low for HIV transmission. The only way to know for sure is to get tested but again the risk of HIV transmission through oral sex is incredibly low.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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