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HIV Infection Risk Unprotected Oral Sex Without Ejaculation

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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no
Ask the Experts

What is my risk of infection?

I am a married male who had unprotected vaginal sex for 5-10 minutes without ejaculating and also performed very brief oral sex on a woman I do not know. She said she was a stripper, had tatoos and body piercings and had drug problems (And I thought...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...penile-vaginal sex with an HIV infected person puts you at risk for HIV infection. The risk of transmission through performing oral sex on a woman is much smaller.The odds of transmission to you in one episode of insertive vaginal sex are small.... Read more »

Oral sex.

Hi, I performed oral sex on a man and I did not know his HIV status. He did ejaculate in my mouth and I spit it out. If he was HIV positive, how high are my risks? I've read that oral sex can transmit HIV and I've also read that the chances of...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The risk for infection through performing oral sex on an HIV positive man is low. If you do not have any cuts or sores in your mouth, have good oral Read more »

0NE ENCOUNTER ONLY

I am a male who was curious about being with another man we had unprotected oral sex I gave him oral sex maybe three minutes I did not let him cum in my mouth. I only did this once he claims to be free of infections what are my risk of being...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Your risk for infection is low in this one incident of unprotected receptive oral sex without ejaculation. The odds are really in your favor for not Read more »

Safe Sex?

I've heard of various reports that receptive oral sex without a condom and without ejaculation carries risk of infection or only has theoretical risk of infection, and I'm confused. I had a brief sexual encounter a few months ago that involved anal...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Receptive oral sex (in this case, having someone put their penis in your mouth) does carry a risk for infection, but the actual odds for infection seem small. The risk for infection through receptive oral sex with a man is not only theoretical. Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Frequently Asked Questions (I)

...STD) to yourself. But, if you have unprotected sex with a person who is infected with HIV or another STD, then you would be at risk of infection. If there is any possibility at all that your partner may have HIV or another STD, I strongly... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...does HIV survive outside the body? Can I get HIV from anal sex? Can I get HIV from vaginal sex? Can I get HIV from oral sex? How can I prevent HIV transmission when using sex toys? Can I get HIV from injecting drugs? Is there a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Daily Oral Antiretroviral Reduces HIV Infection Risk in MSM by 44%, Study Finds

...Truvada or a placebo pill, according to a NIAID-NIH press release . Over an average of 14 months, participants received monthly HIV infection evaluations. "In addition, all participants were routinely counseled about safe sex practices and... Read more »
The Body

Does Pregnancy Pose an HIV Infection Risk for Men?

... Previous studies have demonstrated that pregnant women are at greater risk of HIV infection. However, a new study, presented at the International Microbicides Conference in Pittsburgh in May seems to demonstrate that Read more »
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Am I at high risk for infection?

Posted by talktal, 2 Replies
...anus prior to penetration. The part that worries me most is that he said at one point I hurt him and be careful during the oral sex, so I suspect my teeth may have grinded on the latex, and perhaps a small tear could happened. The next day I... Read more »

post to read every day

Posted by nightsunami, 7 Replies
...anybody here infected by oral sex? i Read more »

Risk of HIV from receptive fellatio ...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...people out that had a similar exposure to mine. Please remember, that I am hardly an expert. This is just my simple opinion on oral sex based on the (rather brief) research I have conducted. If someone with more knowledge than me were to give... Read more »

Proof

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A user in the other section said she sat on a needle and got HIV, its very possible and it has happened before, my question is has anyone ever heard of this happening ? and do they know anyone tht this has happened to ? or say sat on a needle and... Read more »