|HIV, broken condoms, and risk
Aug 23, 2014
Hi, do you know cases where they contracted hiv, using condoms where the condom might hav unknowingly broken
| Response from Mr. Glenn
Thanks for your question,
There are cases, like which someone is under the influence of alcohol or drugs for instance, when they may not notice that a condom has broken. If a condom has broken and sex continues for awhile there can be risk for HIV/STDs.
But this is all hypothetical. If you're thinking of a specific situation that you're in, I'd provide those details in a new question so we can answer that directly. Also, feel free to explore our archived answers. Those might be helpful to you.
Hope this helps,
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