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HIV Transmission Anal With Condom

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hiv anal sex condom broke

I just recently had anal sex where I was the bottom and I didnt realize the condom had broke until the top pulled out. but by then he had already cum. I'm not sure if the top is pos or neg but he claims to be neg (last tested 4 months ago). What...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The CDC estimates the per-act risk for acquiring HIV from unprotected (or broken-condom) receptive anal sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is 5 per 1,000 exposures. Of course there are many confounding Read more »

Saliva and Anal sex

Dear Dr. Frascino,I have contacted everyone with this question (including the CDC) and no one has... Read more »

Natural Lambskin Condoms on HIV-- for anal sex

While recently discussing Safer Sex with some friends, a person suggest the use of a natural... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condoms Remain a Vital Tool in Preventing the Spread of HIV

...therapy. However, until we create a biomedical intervention that is 100 percent effective at stopping HIV transmission, using condoms during anal or vaginal sex is still one of the most important tools we can use to stop HIV transmission. "This... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Female Condoms Prevent HIV, So Why Aren't They Marketed to Gay and Bi Men?

...had heard of the female condom but didn't know what one looked like, what its capacities were, or that it could be used in the anus. The female condom works by collecting semen, just like a traditional condom; but instead of covering the... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...(2008.) Cichock, Mark, RN, "The Dangers of Anal Cancer -- The Silent Killer in Men with HIV" University of Michigan HIV/AIDS Treatment Program, Dec, 2008. Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. "Cancer-causing virus may increase HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

... Consistent and correct use of the male latex condom reduces the risk of sexually transmitted disease (STD) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. However, condom Read more »
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Condom Broke Anyone?

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...Has anyone heard of someone getting infected from a single incident where the condom broke and you were the receptive partner in anal? I know it can happen, but is it something that happens alot? I need some Read more »

anal sex -- condom broke

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...him, with me penetrating him. After some drinks we turned down the lights and started. After some thrusts, I pulled out and the condom was torn from one end to the next. I quickly went to the bathroom and washed my penis with water and soap. That... Read more »

Condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anyone got hiv after use a condom even no break Read more »

How safe are Condoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hey, I am a 21 year old bisexual who was wondering how safe condoms actually are during gay sex? Since my last test I have had anal sex, me recieving twice from the same guy. I was wondering Read more »