HIV Risk After Broken Condom

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HIV RISK

Hello Doctor last week i picked up a prostitue of the street she gave me a blow job and after that we had anal sex all with condom at the end when i ejaculated i ejaculated in here and the condom broke what are my risk do u think i have contracting...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Broken-condom sex carries the same HIV-acquisition risk as unprotected sex. Consequently STD screening, including HIV testing, is warranted. You are correct: you'll need to wait until Read more »

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