Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Can HIV Be Transmitted Through Unprotected Oral Sex Without Ejaculation

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
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 transmitted throughunprotected (no
Ask the Experts

Receptive Oral Sex (no ejaculation) on TS escort-risk?!?!

Dr. BobThis is the scenario. Had an experience with a TS escort 3 days ago. All Sexual activities included 1. Covered ** on me (she insisted on this saying she always is safe); 2. Uncovered ** on her 30 seconds and 5 seconds (estimated). This was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,The estimated statistical per-act risk for HIV acquisition from unprotected receptive oral sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is 1 per 10,000 exposures. Your estimated risk would be less, as we do not know the Read more »

Can pre ejaculatory fluid transmit HIV?

I recently performed oral sex on my ex boyfriend who was sexually active with another woman. The girl claims to be "clean" and disease free but I can't be too sure. The two had unprotected sex. Although I did perform oral sex, he did not ejaculate...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...much more likely to occur with ejaculation and during receptive anal or vaginal, not oral, sex.Read through information on "Oral Sex" here at the body to learn more about the risk of infection through oral sex... Read more »

Oral sex.

Hi, I performed oral sex on a man and I did not know his HIV status. He did ejaculate in my mouth and I spit it out. If he was HIV positive, how high are my risks? I've read that oral sex can transmit HIV and I've also read that the chances of...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The risk for infection through performing oral sex on an HIV positive man is low. If you do not have any cuts or sores in your mouth, have good oral health, and do not get any Read more »

ORAL SEX.

I HAD PERFORMED ORAL SEX ON MY BOYFRIEND, NOT KNOWING HIS HIV STATUS. I HAD NOT TAKEN ANYTHING INSIDE MY MOUTH. I HAD SPIT OUT EVERYTHING. THERE WAS NO EJACULATION. AM I INFECTED WITH HIV IF MY BOYFRIEND IS?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...mouth, but this does not seem to be a possibility here, since he didn't ejaculate.I would make two other points. The risk of oral sex is much lower than vaginal or anal sex to start with, sores or no sores. Also, any risk that may have been... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...does HIV survive outside the body? Can I get HIV from anal sex? Can I get HIV from vaginal sex? Can I get HIV from oral sex? How can I prevent HIV transmission when using sex toys? Can I get HIV from injecting drugs? Is there a... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...Devices Types of Condoms Using Condoms Prevent Condom Breakage Using Condoms During Oral Sex Condom Availability Using Dental Dams & Plastic Wrap for Oral Sex Using... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Search for a Cure: Don't Swallow: A Look at the Risks of Oral Sex

...Beth Dillon of the Center for Disease Control's (CDC) most recent work focuses on determining the risk of oral sex transmission of HIV. But Beth was surprised this issue made front-page news. Her findings are far from the irresponsible headline Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...Sexual Routes of Transmission Sexually, the three main ways that HIV is transmitted are: vaginal sex anal sex oral sex (very low risk, see below) Vaginal and anal intercourse: For the receptive partner (the "bottom"), the... Read more »
Connect With Others

testing NOT needed if oral sex is only exposure?

Posted by anonymouslad, 4 Replies
...Why do the experts(on this site anyway) suggest that testing for HIV is not even recommended if unprotected oral sex is the person's only possible risk? Yet there IS still a chance that HIV can be contracted this way? Surely it would be (a Read more »

Oral Sex with ejaculation....

Posted by missing, 1 Reply
...I gave my boyfriend unprotected oral sex and he ejaculated in my mouth. Two days later one of my tonsils (the other one look ok) is inflamed very badly, and the doctor Read more »

what are the chances...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...What are the chances of contracting HIV from A. unprotected oral sex with no ejaculation B. brief (less than 5 minutes) of unprotected intercourse with pull-out (definitely no sperm near or in my Read more »

Oral Sex...please respond!

Posted by vbguy1818, 2 Replies
...Ok so I have given oral sex to a number of guys (I would say about 10) for the last two years. Ive always asked these guys if they are disease free. They Read more »