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Am I At Hiv Risk After Only One Unprotected Sex Encounter

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Balanitis 8 Months after an Unsafe Sex Encounter with an HIV+?

Last November I accidentally had unsafe sex with a HIV+ man, and he ejaculated inside me once. I had my RT PCR blood test this January; it did not detect any virus. And in February I did antibody test; the result was negative. After one month,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,How does one "accidentally have unsafe sex?" Did you trip and inadvertently get impaled on a throbbing tallywhacker from a virally enhanced bystander?As for your unsafe Read more »

Risks associated with encounters and certain factors

Dear Dr. Frascino, Hello! How are you doing? I am writing this e-mail because I am worried... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alcohol Use Before Sex and HIV Risk: Situational Characteristics of Protected and Unprotected Encounters Among High-Risk African Women

... The authors compared the situational characteristics of protected and unprotected sexual encounters that involved alcohol use two hours prior with ones that did not. The data were collected from December 2002 to Read more »
The Well Project

Domestic Violence and HIV

...drugs, alcohol, or sex to escape the pain of prior abuse, she may be at increased risk of getting infected due to shared needles, unprotected sex, or impaired judgment. Many women with HIV have a history of abusing drugs or alcohol, as well... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Sexual Encounters With Undetectable HIV-Positive Men

...the first years of the HIV epidemic, without the knowledge of how HIV transmission occurred, most gay men continued to have unprotected sex. Without a clear dissemination of information, there was little caution during sex. Places such as... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

No Turning Back: HIV and Gay Male Sexuality

...also partially to blame for the more relaxed attitude toward HIV. "Undetectable" levels of HIV are taken as a license to have unprotected sex based on the assumption that when undetectable, there is a very low risk of the virus being transmitted.... Read more »
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Can you catch hiv from this encounter

Posted by kris, 2 Replies
...was 3 weeks ago and now I have a fever and sweating and a bunch of odd symptoms that I noticed could be hiv. I have NOT had unprotected sex in over a year and have been tested. Do you think I caught hiv in this way? What if the two of us had... Read more »

HIV Poz Bttm needs Sexual Advice

Posted by calmNconnected, 1 Reply
Hey guys, I tested poz in March 2009. Since then, I have recently gotten into a relationship. I let my partner know and he was little hestiant but became okay with it. What a relief, its seems he was a gift sent to me. Anyway, my question is... Read more »

What are odds unprotected vaginal with herpies sor

Posted by oi812Help, 1 Reply
What are odds of transmission being insertive partner doing unprotected vaginal sex with herpies sore if lady friend is poz? Thanks Read more »

Symptoms from unprotected sex

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...him I was as well. The only test I ever had was for life insurance 5 months ago and that was negative. I had no other sexual encounters between my test and the night 8 weeks ago. We engaged in oral sex, no ejaculation, and unprotected anal... Read more »