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Achy Balls After Vaginal Sex With Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV

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Protected sex but feeling unstable

Hi, Dr.I am having a really crazy anxiety even if I used a condom.I was in China for a 2 weeks business trip and had protected sex with a chinese sex worker. I was a little drunken at the time but remember I had condom on when I had vaginal sex. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...crazy anxiety even if I used a condom." I absolutely agree! Your problems are stress, anxiety and irrational fears of being HIV infected. Condom-protected sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex (or polyurethane) condoms are used properly and... Read more »

ARS and HIV Testing

Thanks so much in advance for taking my question. I have been freaking out since an exposure to a... Read more »

I NEED HELP DOC. donation on the way

I recently had protected vaginal and oral sex with a sex worker in Singapore. Now where i was is... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...is recognized and treated early. Genital herpes, like other genital diseases that cause sores, is important in the spread of HIV infection. A person infected with herpes may have a greater risk of getting HIV. This may be due to the open sores... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

... Table of Contents What Is HIV? What Is AIDS? What Is the Difference Between HIV and AIDS? How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Do I Need to Get Tested for Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...Female condoms can be used in the vagina or rectum. For more information, see the FDA's condom brochure at www.fda.gov/oashi/aids/condom.html . Read more »
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... Read more »
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broken condom - 30 seconds - broken lives

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...People, A broken condom followed by 30 seconds of exposure in vaginal sex(insertive) & this is what I have. I think following list speaks for itself as to what I have: 1. PN [burning palms & Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...cold chills, and muscle aches. No fever, though. THIS was when the madness began -- I started going on the Internet, and my HIV-hypochondria/obsession started getting out of control. I've seen the doctors, all of whom can't seem to diagnose me... Read more »

Educate me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I got sick, just didn't feel well for a few days at the six week time frame. I went on the internet looking at symptoms and HIV poped up and freaked me out. The stress set in and every ache became a symptom. I had my physical a week later, all... Read more »

You scared...READ THIS!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...The ONLY ways that HIV can be transmitted: * having unprotected sexual intercourse (vaginal or anal) with someone else who is HIV positive Read more »