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Burning Urethra After Rubbing Penis Worried I Have HIV

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I used handsanitizer on my penis after sex

Dr Bob,You are truly a great man I learned a great deal from this website. The donation is on it's way for your great Foundation. Ok this is my story. I had protected sex with a prostitute on may 21 and she provided the condom and after sex she...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You hand-sanitized your Mr. Happy? OUCHAMAGOUCHA! No wonder it stung when you rubbed that stuff on the urethra (pee hole). But don't worry, you didn't cause any significant harm.Regarding your HIV-acquisition risk, if a latex condom was Read more »

Bob, you are the only voice I trust. Will donate for the 3rd time...plz comfort me!

First and foremost, I apologize if you already received this question. I sent it but never got the... Read more »

HIV AIds? (NEEDLESTICK AT A RAVE, 2010) (URBAN LEGENDS, 2010)

Hey Dr Bob,Im 16 and went to my first rave. I was dancing with my friend and we were about to leave... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...symptoms that appear two to five days after infection; symptoms can take as long as 30 days to appear. Symptoms and signs include a burning sensation when urinating, or a white, yellow, or green discharge from the penis. Sometimes men with... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...and vegetable skins. Over the counter or prescription drugs may also be used to relieve gas. Heartburn (acid reflux) causes a burning sensation in your chest. It has nothing to do with your heart! It can happen when your stomach acid backs up... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...anal sex. However, a person who inserts his penis into an infected partner also is at risk because HIV can enter through the urethra (the opening at the tip of the penis) or through small cuts, abrasions, or open sores on the penis. Not having... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...obsessive-compulsiveness. The key is to realize when your fears about HIV are legitimate and when they're not. Keep in mind that, if you're worried that something you did put you at risk for HIV, no matter how "out there" you might think your... Read more »
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Worried like hell please advise

Posted by addy72, 3 Replies
...about a minute. This was six days ago and since then i cannot stop worrying about it and have had the following symptoms, a burning sensation on the end of my penis which lasted for a few days, tingling around my lips, bit of a sore throat, and... Read more »

Should I be scared? Need reality check.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...6 weeks ago, someone who may or may not have HIV gently rubbed the tip of my penis, around the urethra, with his finger and a minute or two before, he had wiped some precum from his penis with the same finger. What are the risks Read more »

worried I've got HIV after oral without

Posted by anonymouslad, 6 Replies
...be nothing nothing to do with a possible std infection. But this along with regularly feeling mildly sick is getting me very worried I'm one of the tiny tiny percent of people who've been unlucky enough to get HIV through unprotected. Do these... Read more »

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

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...oral, then that person was likely to have been HIV+. Could the HIV in the yeast be high enough to infect me if travelled down my urethra? 2) I understand all the risks of unprotected insertive oral... given that the risk is very low. But never... Read more »