Chance Of Getting AIDS From Bleeding Gums
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Posted by boogen52Hi, I'm new here so I'll do my best to write this simple like. I am a 25 year old male who about two months ago was involved in unprotected oral sex recieved from and given to a girl of the same age with unknown HIV/AIDS status. I have bleeding... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI had a single indicident of unprotected vaginal sex 2 months ago, and I have had severe bleeding gums in the past month or so. Does anyone know if this could be a sign of seroconversion or immunosuppression? It's really getting me down. Would... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyAbout 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?
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Posted by Antre, 1 ReplyHi. I would like to ask about the chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis and touch body fluids. Moreover what are the chances if these body fluids where out of the body for some minutes?
One friend of mine wanted to have sex at a brothel and... Read more »
Posted by yasar2040, 1 ReplyHi,
I am a married man, my wife does not like to have oral sex. But I have been really crazy about it.
I had taken a massage service by a lady, out of excitement I paid extra money and asked lady to massage private part. I also touched my tongue to... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello.You ask "Am I overreacting?" The answer is yes, you are. Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible."Undetectable" means your buddy is on effective combination antiretroviral therapy (HIV medications) that have driven his HIV... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesThe HIV prevention literature does not elaborate on your "bleeding gums" inquiry. For starters, it would be difficult to quantify the difference between "everyday" and "excessive" bleeding from a person's gums.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Still Worried Max,The added information does not alter my assessment one bit. Again, if my reassurance isn't adequate to put your fears to rest, get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. The result will be negative. Thanks... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:Bleeding gums do increase the risk of transmission from oral sex. Pre-ejaculatory can transmit the virus as well. Sucking on someone's nipples would generally be a lower-risk activity. Bottom line: I do not think you need to test for... Read more »
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