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Can I Contract Acute HIV Infection From Receiving Oral Sex

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Oral Sex from Crack Addicts and HIV transmission

Dr. Bob, I hope you can address this specific situation-- a situation that does not seem to be referred to anywhere on this forum the high HIV infectivity of crack addicts on the urban streets and receiving oral sex.First, for many years I have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your specific questions:1. Saliva may not be the vehicle, but yes, it's possible to contract HIV from unprotected insertive oral sex.2. Yes.3. It's theoretically possible.4. Yes.I really can't provide you with a detailed account of these... Read more »

HIV infection by licking pussy , sucking nipples ?

Hi , I need a urgent help.History/Background : I had sex with a sex-worker 8 days back.I used... Read more »

Please help me to find out if I have got infected by HIV

Hi Robert, Could you please help me out. I had sex with a sex worker(unknown HIV status) with... Read more »
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AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...in the world. 1 Things that put you at an increased risk for HIV include: Sharing needles Unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sex with multiple partners or anonymous partners Working as a sex worker or exchanging sex for money or drugs Having... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About HIV/AIDS

...sores caused during intercourse (many of which would be unnoticed). Anal and vaginal intercourse are high-risk practices. Oral sex (mouth-penis, mouth-vagina): The mouth is an inhospitable environment for HIV (in semen, vaginal fluid or... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents

...OIs continue to cause considerable morbidity and mortality for three primary reasons: 1) many patients are unaware of their HIV infection and seek medical care when an OI becomes the initial indicator of their disease; 2) certain patients are... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...blood gets very high within a few days or weeks after HIV infection. Some people get a flu-like illness. This first stage of HIV disease is called "acute HIV infection" or "primary HIV infection." About half of the people who get infected don't... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection - Help!!

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...I got fever 4 weeks after a sex worker gave me unprotected oral sex. The fever was 99F with headache, weakness, night sweats, funny sensations in my body, tingling in my hands and feet. This fever Read more »

Duration of Acute HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...swollen in my neck and armpits, but never any rash or fever or oral signs, what is the risk of my having acute HIV infection? (Oral sex, no ejaculation, protected anal, rimming, a lot of deep kissing, saliva on ass, etc.) How long do the nodes... Read more »

oral sex with HIV+ woman and bad signs

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i have symptoms. it sure that the first sign of HIV+. i found information here http://aids.about.com/cs/prevention/a/knowhiv.htm. yesterday, i have a blemish or purplish blotch in my mouth. it like confusion or bruise. now, blemish gradually... Read more »

OK. Again, more info on the 3 month window period.

Posted by Anonymous
...A follow-up question on the window period. Answered ny Nicolas Sheon, HIV InSite Prevention Editor Question I had received oral sex from a woman and was concerned about hiv. I didn't notice any open sores on my penis or cuts. The other thing I... Read more »