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Chances Of Getting Hiv From One Time Exposure

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Chances of Getting HIV through below job by HIV+ woman

Hi,Please bear with me as English language is not my native. I would like to seek your advice on the below issue of the chances of getting HIV virus through below job from man to HIV + woman.Here are the particulars of the woman1. She is HIV + I got...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Your HIV+ partner would be very very very unlikely to transmit HIV to you by sucking on your penis. If your partner was on HIV medications and had her virus under control, I'd even say it would be impossible.DW... Read more »

it takes only one time (HETEROSEXUAL TRANSMISSION) (HIV TRANSMISSION AFTER ONE EXPOSURE)

This is a comment on one of the readers questions asking if you can get hiv by penetrating a woman... Read more »

Chances of getting HIV from a person under PEP

Hello Dr.I so appreciate the work your doing here. Thebody has become a home of many worried minds... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Preparing for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Table of Contents Introduction PrEP to Prevent HIV Infection The Different Flavours of PrEP The Changing Terminology: Microbicides as a Form of PrEP What Is Being Researched? What Evidence Is Available So Far -- Does PrEP Work? Partial... Read more »
PositiveWords

Reducing the Risks of Conception: Getting Pregnant When One or Both Partners Is HIV+

If you have decided to have a child, there are strategies for getting pregnant that reduce the risks to the mother, the father and the baby. The chances of getting pregnant will go up and the risk of an uninfected partner getting HIV will go down if... Read more »
PositiveLite.com

A Gay Man Discusses His Decision to Begin PrEP -- Part One

Len Tooley is an HIV-negative gay guy on pre-exposure prophylaxis who works in Toronto as a gay men's health promoter, HIV educator, tester and counsellor. In the first of three interviews about being on PrEP, he discusses his decision to go on it. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Examines Research Efforts Into Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

By the middle of next year, more people from around the world will be enrolled in trials to test pre-exposure prophylaxis as an HIV prevention method than in trials for HIV vaccine candidates or microbicides, according to a report released Sunday by... Read more »
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Chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis

Posted by Antre, 1 Reply
Hi. 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 »

Chances of getting HIV

Posted by cookie, 3 Replies
Hi,

One day at school, i found a drop of blood on my skin and i don't know who it was. I want to ask the cances of me getting HIV and how much blood is needed to transmit HIV?

Thx Read more »

my chances of getting HIV...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
ok, heres the situation: back in october I met a guy online for sex. He came over to my house, supplied me with some condoms cause I didn't have any and had me top him. I used the condom and had sex with him but didn't ejaculate in the condom. A few... Read more »

1 in 200 chance

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have read that unprotected vaginal intercource with a female who is positive carries about a 1 in 200 chance of exposure for man. Does this sound right to yall. Also studies of discordant couples where one was positive and one was negative tracked... Read more »