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Can Hiv Pass Through Intact Latex

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Can a HIV Poz Person Can Stll Have Sex With A HIV Poz?

I like to know can HIV Poz can stll have sex with a HIV poz as long is 100% sefe?Thanks
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,HIV cannot pass through intact latex. Consequently, if latex condoms are used properly, the risk of HIV transmission or reinfection Read more »

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Malaria & HIV in ex

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Exposure Question.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Thanks for reading. I had protected insertive vaginal intercourse with an HIV+ female. From start to finish the duration of the intercourse was about 3-4 minutes(always protected). The condom was worn Read more »

Pain in ears in the hood!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...and used a condom. I don't think it ripped. Already took an elisa after 4 1/2- 5 months and came back negative.. Could this be hiv? Hook a broda up !! Read more »

Can't stop worrying

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...am freaking out again. My questions: 1. Based on the information listed above, do you think I need to continue testing for HIV just in case the test missed it or something? 2. Will an intact latex condom block the passage of HIV if it were... Read more »

Question, Please!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Has any male been infected with HIV even after carefukkt using a latext CONDOM? Please, i played safe but i still fear since im having some symptoms. Read more »