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Can You Contract HIV From Frottage

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...Hello,Frottage is not considered a significant risk for HIV transmission. Your 50-day negative test is very encouraging, but HIV-antibody tests taken prior to three months are not considered Read more »

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Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...Just wondering since my exposure included this: Has anyone ever heard of anyone testing hiv postive after being exposed to HIV positive seminal fluid during frottage? Also if a HIV positive persons seminal fluids get Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...apologize for it. I think that many of us know how it is spread but we think that we are going to be the first to contract hiv from frottage(in my case), or a lap dance, etc. My mind plays horrible tricks on me and I have gotten counseling for... Read more »

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Posted by dale30, 3 Replies
...undetectable. He's been on Atripla for a while now and seems to have a great adherence. He told me from day one that he was HIV positive and gave me some basics to help me make a choice. I read a lot of information regarding the risk of... Read more »


Posted by Liloki, 2 Replies
...I am a gay male who is worried that I have exposed myself to the hiv virus. My last partners is hiv positive, undetectable viral load and has otherwise good health. A week ago while we were naked Read more »