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Can You Get Std From Unprotected Oral Sex

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Known Positive, Though Undetectable Partner, Oral Sex Slip-up: Risky Encounter? (ORAL SEX AND HIV/STD RISK, 2010)

A few weeks ago I hooked up with a guy I met online; he did not reveal his status on his profile. He told me later that, because of this, he assumed that I assumed he was positive - which in fact he was. I foolishly did not notice or ask. However, I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that of anal or vaginal sex, numerous studies have demonstrated that oral sex can result in the transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Abstaining from oral, anal, and vaginal sex altogether or having sex only with a... Read more »

Oral sex and STD (ORAL SEX AND STDs)

The truth is that most of my friends don't even think of oral sex as sex and is no good talking... Read more »

Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV Recommendations Resources Selected Sources Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), formerly known as venereal diseases, are diseases that are spread from... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Venereal Disease on the Rise Via Unsafe Gay Oral Sex

...syphilis infections among men -- rates not seen since the early 1980s -- indicate gay Australians are unaware of the STD risks of oral sex, sexual health experts say. There were 405 gonorrhea cases in the first quarter of 2006, according to the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What You Should Know about Oral Sex

...that of anal or vaginal sex, numerous studies have demonstrated that oral sex can result in the transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) . Abstaining from oral, anal, and vaginal sex altogether or having sex only with a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cook County, Ill., Ranks High in Sexually Transmitted Disease: STD Treatment Costs U.S. Health Care System $16.4 Billion a Year

... New CDC figures show the United States logs 19 million new STD cases each year. Less than half the people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed Read more »
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Could Someone please tell me what my risk is?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I received unprotected oral sex from a girl(i am a man). Basically it was a hanjob that at climax she sucked the head of my penis. Now I am petrified that Read more »

Do I Have an STD from oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...known by now. The girl said she is clean and said I could go to the doctor with her to prove it. So I wanna know do I have an STD or is this just from compulsive masturbation? Keep in mind Im still a virgin and it doesn't burn when I pee or... Read more »

Oral sex STD

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
...OK so after 8 months do you all think Im all clear of having to worry about herpes, or other std's not including HIV? I have never had sexual contact with anyone besides one bj from a friend of mine in May. I have not fuffered Read more »

KTV in Asia. Worried about it...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi There. I has sex with a nice girl i a KTV in manila. Of course we had saver sex. The reason why i am concerned about beeing infected is, that the girl had her "days". So, there was blood involved. I tried not to touch the blood and i think i... Read more »