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Aching After Insertive Anal Sex Worried I Have HIV

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Seriously worried-it's making me ill (menatlly)... ( (GET TESTED, 2009))

Hi I am in desperate need of an opinion...Around 7 years ago, at uni, I had, i think as I very drunk, unprotected sex with someone I barely knew. We kept in contact for a short while afterwards but then I lost contact. I only had sex with him once...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Isn't it painfully obvious??? Care to take a guess? Here, I'll help. You had an extremely brief episode of unprotected receptive anal sex. What is the only reliable way to determine if you acquire HIV after an exposure? Come on, you know the... Read more »

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I went to the doctor's for a simple case of cold sores. I mentioned that my armpit was aching (as... Read more »

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Worried to death

Posted by moratorium, 2 Replies
...something really stupid that I regret. I had insertive anal intercourse (I was the top) and am scared to death I might have HIV. The guy said that he is negative, but after reading about ARS I am paranoid that I had that. It's around the 3 month... Read more »

Worried and need to get tested

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...situation, a few weeks ago, I had a moment where I was thinking in my pants, and not in my head. The situation was I had unprotected anal sex with a 1 night stand. A very stupid, regretful move. About 2 weeks later, I developed a small red spot... Read more »

symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I had a risky encounter four months ago which involved unprotected anal sex with ejaculation. I tested at 6 weeks and that came back negative. I'm starting to come down with he flu. I have a headcahe, Read more »

Really worried. Help!

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...I am a 23 year old gay male and I stupidly got drunk one Saturday night two months ago and had unprotected anal sex (I was the bottom) with one of my friends. He did ejaculate inside me, so I know this increases the risk. We never did this Read more »