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Both Partners Have Mouth Ulcers Hiv Risk

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AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...could be because of a long-term illness or an active infection like a herpes outbreak, syphilis, or the flu. When either person has open sores that get exposed to infected fluids. These could be cold sores, genital herpes, mouth ulcers, syphilis sores, or other cuts or breaks in the skin. When there is exposure to infected blood . When the uninfected insertive male partner is not circumcised . The Bottom Line Researchers have...
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mouth ulcer while licking breast & vaginal fluids during masturbation?

Dr. Bob your awesome and I thank you for such a help to people....can u answer my query please?1. While getting a handjob a girl was nude and what if she has some vaginal fluids on her hands and her hands touched head of my penis? But yes some body...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,1. HIV risk essentially nonexistent2. HIV risk nonexistentThe only reason to even consider HIV testing would be for psychological peace of Read more »

Mouth Ulcers

CD4 27 with VL 160k. Totally healthy other than mouth ulcers occurring regularly. Is there anything I can do to prevent or get rid of them?Is there a danger from having these ulcers?Thank you. Your time and knowledge is greatly appreciated by all of...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...immune health. You need to be talking to your doctor about HIV medications and other preventive medications now.That said, mouth ulcers are usually herpes (HSV) or apthous (canker sores). Antibody testing or culture of the ulcer can distinguish... Read more »

mouth ulcers, Any relationship to HIV??

Just went for blood tests in Dec 03, CD 565.I have developed mouth ulcers which are very irritating.Could that be related to the HIV?
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Mouth ulcers are more common in persons with HIV infection, but can occur in anyone. If this problem continues or recurs you should see your Read more »

Mouth Ulcers and HIV Infection

Dear Rick, I had a negative Elisa 18 weeks after last possible exposure. I am concerned that I still may be HIV positive since I have had unusual reoccurrences of mouth ulcers in the past three or four months. Are mouth ulcers a sympton of HIV. I...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. Mouth ulcers known as canker sores or aphthousulcers, can be found in anyone, regardless of whether they are HIV positiveor not. Persons Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What You Should Know about Oral Sex

...risky sexual activities. Finally, several co-factors may increase the risk of HIV transmission through oral sex, including: oral ulcers, bleeding gums, genital sores, and the presence of other STDs. What is known is that HIV has been transmitted... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Limited Course of Thalidomide Effective in Treating AIDS-Related Mouth Ulcers

... Thalidomide effectively heals severe mouth and throat ulcers in people with HIV infection, according to a study supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it safer, use latex condoms for oral sex on a man. If you perform oral sex... Read more »
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Exhausted, Confused, and Angst Ridden.

Posted by yoshimi2, 2 Replies
...(I am female, 52), he did not tell me his status. I did not think about the risk involved. In January I developed a stubborn mouth ulcer, severe bone pain which I had to take pain killers for, nausea, and fatigue. Immeiately after this, my... Read more »

Oral sex and mouth ulcers

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...However, over the past week weeks I have been experiencing discomfort under my tongue and have discovered that I have a small mouth ulcer on the underside of my tongue and I am now freaking out. Can HIV be passed from oral sex (didn't... Read more »

HIV Thro' Mouth Ulcer ?!?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...opened easily. Hence, after having applied some of it on my hands, washed it then I rinsed my mouth and in that process, the HIV virus may have gotten in my blood stream via my mouth. 2. Some tap water splashed against the blood &... Read more »

Appreciate some assurance

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...after I had mono like lethargy that lasted a week. Transient rash on chest, night fevers,insomnia, gingivitis, yeast infection, mouth ulcers, hives on forearms,aggressive macupapular rash that started on Belly and extended to groin.Basically when... Read more »