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Chances Of Getting HIV From Performing Oral Sex

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oral sex and HIV

How big are my chances of getting HIV if i perform oral sex on a man for the first time. he didnt ejaculate in my mouth. we didnt use condoms.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The risk of transmitting HIV by oral sex is relatively low, but not zero. The risk is further reduced by using a condom. Read more »

HIV+ woman, undetectable-question about oral sex

I am HIV+ 5 years, newly single. I have met a man I would like to pursue a long-term relationship... Read more »

Can one contact HIV from performing oral sex on a Woman

A lot of your info on oral sex is as reagards men. But what are the chances of contracting AIDS... Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...using a condom, oil-based lube can also be used. Avoid getting semen in the body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...does HIV survive outside the body? Can I get HIV from anal sex? Can I get HIV from vaginal sex? Can I get HIV from oral sex? How can I prevent HIV transmission when using sex toys? Can I get HIV from injecting drugs? Is there a... Read more »
Terri Wilder

Thoughts About Women and Oral Sex After Visiting the NYC Sex Museum

...make a sex toy out of a bar of soap ... or your cell phone? As I was walking through the museum, I saw lots of references to oral sex. There was information on oral sex between animals, oral sex between humans and even a Japanese anime video in... Read more »
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Drunken Night of Stupidity

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...like absolute crap and had heavy heavy night sweats last night twice something I have never experinced. I'm afraid I caught HIV and the symptoms in my throat are from that. I am gay, by the way, and so was the dude I blew. I am scared and... Read more »

receiving oral sex and risk of Hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Im very worried as I am a hyphochondriac, I am a male and I recently had a female perform unprotected oral sex to completion with ejaculation in her mouth and I was wondering what are the chances of getting Hiv trhis way? I did not notice Read more »

Oral Sex...please respond!

Posted by vbguy1818, 2 Replies
...Ok so I have given oral sex to a number of guys (I would say about 10) for the last two years. Ive always asked these guys if they are disease free. They Read more »

scared

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I had unprotected oral sex pefromed on me almost a month ago and im scared that i might get hiv. im very nervous and I want to throw up because my nerves Read more »