Can You Get HIV From Oral
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Rocky Mountain CARESHiOral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission. Yes it does increase some if you both have an open ulcer that are bleeding or recently open, but it only increases some it still is a very small risk for HIV transmission to occur.Be well,... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillYes. There is an ago old debate about the likelihood and certainly there are factors (viral load of the person with HIV, the susceptibility of the person without HIV infection, sores on the genitals/in the mouth) that can influence this risk; but,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,"Less risky" does not mean absolutely no risk! See link below.I would recommend the following:1. Establish care with an HIV physician specialist if you have not already done so. She will explain your treatment options. 2. Repeat your... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replywith the oral "issues" seen on hivdent would the other oral manifestations aside from oral candida and mouth ulcers be OI's? or would they to be something that would "sprout" early after seroconversion? Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI got HIV from oral sex. I began treatment within a month of infection. My site discusses the risks of oral sex and the possible benefits of early treatment.
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi! I was wondering whata are chances of catching HIV from sallowing pre-cum?
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Posted by sarah2006, 2 RepliesHi everyone. I recently had unprotected oral sex (i am female and was performing it on the guy. he didn't ejaculate in my mouth) and I've started freaking out about possible exposure to hiv. I've read on the internet that it is defenitely possible,... Read more »
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