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Can I Give Std If Its In My Throat

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Sore throat after giving a blowjob

Hello,I am writing because I am worried I might be infected with an STD. After reading all the Fforum messages, I realize that the risk of contracting HIV from oral sex is quite low. I understand that the risk of getting other STDs is not as low,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You want to go to your Ob/Gyn because your throat is sore? Geez, if you had a hemorrhoid, would you go see your eye doctor? Your internist or general medical doctor is probably the best place to start for routine STD screening. You are correct... Read more »

Thanks from Deep Throat

Hello again Dr. Bob, thank you for replying to my second email. I just got back my baseline STD... Read more »

I got fever, sore throat 2 weeks after a handjob

Hi, I have been tested negative to all the STDs and HIV on March 1st this year. I've been to a... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

DNA Testing Method Can Identify Twice as Many Throat and Rectal Gonorrhea and Chlamydia Infections as Traditional Bacterial Culture

A new study shows that a more efficient STD screening method -- called a nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) -- can detect at least twice as many oropharyngeal (throat) and rectal gonorrhea and chlamydia infections as a bacterial culture test,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alaska Combats High STD Rates

After two years of declining chlamydia rates, chlamydia and gonorrhea incidence increased in Alaska during the final quarter of 2012 and the first quarter of 2013, according to Susan Jones, state HIV/STD program manager. STD rates peaked in 2010 and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Data Reveal Seventh Consecutive Syphilis Increase in the U.S. and Opportunities to Improve STD Screening and Prevention for Gay and Bisexual Men

Chicago -- The U.S. syphilis rate increased for the seventh consecutive year in 2007, largely reflecting continued increases among men who have sex with men (MSM), according to preliminary data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Ontario Researchers Look at Gonorrhea in the Throat

Infection with bacteria called N. gonorrhoeae is a problem among sexually active people, including men who have sex with men (MSM). Moreover, because gonorrhea can cause inflammation in the wet tissues of the genitals, rectum and throat, this... Read more »
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STD from oral?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i'm a male and was given oral until finishing by a lady i work with. she says she's been abstinent for 6 years. anyway i got to thinking as i felt i used her and then the what if about std's came to mind, i thought you'd be safe from oral but i've... Read more »

STD Symptoms??

Posted by Anonymous
6 weeks ago, I had a man cum on my face. It ran down to the corner of my mouth and some may have gotten in my mouth. Within a minute or two, the corner of my mouth was red and burning. THis lasted for about 1/2 an hour after it was cleaned up. I... Read more »

Soar throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have had a soar throat for almost a month now. I am a male and have been having unprotected sex. Should I be worried?

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Sore Throat - worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
After oral sex on a dancer, I have developed a very sort throat which has me very, very worried, I dont think I can handle this. How many of you that turned HIV+ had a sore throat? thanks

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