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Blood In Mouth And Documented HIV Cases

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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...system. You can't get it from mosquito bites, coughing or sneezing, sharing household items, or swimming in the same pool as someone with HIV. Some people talk about "shared body fluids" being risky for HIV, but no documented cases of HIV have been caused by sweat, saliva or tears. However, even small amounts of blood in your mouth might transmit HIV during kissing or oral sex. Blood can come from flossing your teeth, or from sores caused by...
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I am indeed the first documented case

Dear Dr.BobI am crying while I send you this in hopes to be supported. I had protected vaginal sex with a very very very skanky girl. In my defense She lied about being skanky. She told me she only had sex 3 times with protection. She also told me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,What, another "first documented case" submitted by someone crying into their laptop???? Jeeeeeeez . . . it must be a full moon or something, because you are like Read more »

first documented case sending donation

Dr. Bob four weeks a go i got a hair cut and the hairdresser cut my ear with the clippers that he just finished using on a guy about 10 to 15 min before me. If he cut the guy 10 to 15 min before he used them on me and then cut my ear. am i at...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,First documented case? Nope! Sorry Charlie, you'll have to look elsewhere for your 15 minutes of fame. Unless your barber is Sweeney Todd, the Demon Read more »

Percentage of documented cases of transmission through oral sex?

Due to the ambiguity concerning the risk factors of oral sex among gay men, I wondered if you had any hard-core data on the number of documented cases in which oral sex was the only possible mode of transmission? Is there a significant decrease in...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...ambiguity concerning the risk factors of oral sex among gay men,I wondered if you had any hard-core data on the number of documented casesin which oral sex was the only possible mode of transmission?"We do not keep statistics on the number of... Read more »

Likelyhood of HIV from bloody mouth

What is the likelyhood that a male can get HIV from oral sex as the receptive partner and the male performing the oral sex has blood in his mouth. Will the virus be neutralized by the saliva? What are the chances of it gettting into the uretha?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...The odds are probably small but there was recently presented a well-documented case of transmission by bite and the biter's mouth was bloody from having a seizure. There is no way to quantitate this risk, but Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Researchers Document Rare Case of Second HIV Infection With Different Strain

...once. A similar Boston case was reported by Dr. Bruce D. Walker at the Barcelona AIDS conference; last month a report on two cases in injection-drug users in Thailand was published. According to an editorial by Walker and Dr. Philip J.R. Goulder... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission, though it is a less common mode of transmission than other sexual behaviors (anal and vaginal sex). There have been a few cases of HIV transmission from performing oral sex on a person infected with HIV. While no one knows exactly what the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...people got AIDS, but now the blood supply is screened very carefully and the risk is extremely low. There are no documented cases of HIV being transmitted by tears or saliva, but it is possible to be infected with HIV through oral sex or in rare... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Movie Documents Three Men's Efforts to Promote Safe Sex During Onset of HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Early 1980s

..."Sex Positive," which chronicles the lives and efforts of three men who sought to promote safe sex during the early years of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. According to the Times , late singer-songwriter Michael Callen, activist Richard Berkowitz and... Read more »
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documenting a person who is diagnosed with hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...inform society about the struggle and the on going need to prevent unsafe sex and how people should not be ashamed in taking an hiv test. i plan to further my career and my passion abaout this on groing epidemic. this is also an oprotunity to... Read more »

Kissing a HIV- person

Posted by gordon, 9 Replies
...of you is have HIV+ and the HIV+ person has a small cut in the gums or in the mouth area. The suliva with a small potion of blood will be trasmitted, hence making the other person HIV+. Correct or not? Read more »

Documented Cases of HIV thru Oral Sex on Woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Are there any reported and documented cases of getting HIV thru performing oral sex on a woman ? Thanks. Read more »

open mouth kiss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can this be a new risk? i thought kissing was safe, but a woman at CDC said my mouth is just like my vagina (how'd she know?) and that this risk is REAL. local testing site said no need to test based on no risk. Read more »