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Condom Fail Seroconverting After 14 Weeks

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Condom Break

Two weeks ago I had sex with a Russian lady. During the process the condom broke. After about 1 minute 1 removed my penis changed the condom and continued. Yesterday the same thing happened but with a lady from Ghana. On both occasions I had a lot...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...screened for HIV-2 as well as HIV-1.Advice: Dude, check your condoms and condom technique. Used properly, latex condoms very seldom fail (break). You are two for two! What's up with that? Did you perchance purchase those Trojans during the Reagan... Read more »

protected oral sex with old condom (CONDOM IN CAR, 2009) (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

I received a protected oral sex in a massage parlor for a minute or two. But the condom I used was... Read more »

Urgent - Failed Condom with Bar girl in Singapore

Hi Dr Bob... I just want to say what an amazing hob you do! My Situation is while getting down to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia Rejects Batch of Holed Condoms

...substandard and unsafe products were kept out of customers' hands," Makumba said. The tests were performed during the past two weeks on the condoms, which were manufactured by a firm based in the United Kingdom. Back to other news for August... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South Africa Health Minister to Discuss AIDS Programs With Religious Leaders, Including Bishops Opposed to Condom Use

...(SAPA/, 2/1). The bishops last month condemned the promotion of condoms within the country, saying the contraceptives fail to curb the spread of HIV and might increase promiscuity. Cardinal Wilfred Napier said there is no evidence that... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Advocacy Group Calls for Condom Use in L.A. County Adult Film Industry; County Response to HIV Cases Questioned

...Division of Occupational Safety and Health this week conducted a surprise inspection of the AIMHF citing that the clinic has failed to alert local authorities of HIV cases and other sexually transmitted infections diagnosed at the clinic (Elsner,... Read more »
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Condom breakage? Scared!

Posted by worriedsick, 4 Replies
...was intact, but could there have been a small hole. It was not ripped from tip to bottom... I had an HIV test about three + weeks after the encounter which came back negative. i just am freaking out for this current test. Any insight into... Read more »

8 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I had a relation with prostitute and the condom failed so I had all the symptoms and at week 3 and 8 I tested negative. Are these test reliable or not. I have a red throat since Read more »

Condom Break

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Would a condom have to break pretty obviously to have any risk of transmitting, because I had protected sex with someone a month ago, with some Read more »

Getting Worried

Posted by blueboy, 3 Replies
...About 2 weeks after a possible exposure with a stripper (3 weeks ago) (brief vaginal intercourse w/ condom) I started getting these really Read more »