Is there such a thing as safe Oral Sex
Sep 11, 2000
I met this man and I proceeded to lick the shaft of his penis and testicles since I did not have a condom I did not go any where near the head of his penis and then he proceeded to give me oral sex. Would you consider me at risk for HIV? Did I have safe oral sex?
Response from Mr. Kull
Think of the model for HIV transmission and you could easily answer this question yourself. Infected fluids need to come into contact with mucous membranes or the bloodstream to cause infection. If you didn't get fluids in your mouth, I don't see how you could have been infected with HIV. Even if you did get fluids in your mouth, your risk would have been low.
Nothing in life is truly safe. However, there is a such thing as "safer" oral sex. You did it.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
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.