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Cut Under Nail And Fingering Hiv

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Healing cut a risk?

Hi there. I am rather worried about something that happened to me. I had protected sex with a guy of unknown status. However before we had intercourse he stimulated my clitoris with his finger for a couple of minutes. Afterwards I noticed he had a...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I would not be concerned about this as a risk. Please forward any future HIV related questions to the HIV forum. Read more »

PEP after fingering with fresh and overcut nails

Dear Dr. Bob,It all began yesterday when I cut the nails of my fingers. I cut some of them really... Read more »

Fingers, Cuts - Still Unclear

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Hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS: High Cholesterol and Triglycerides

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risk?

Posted by mollyshurtmen, 2 Replies
...hi. today i got my n ails done at a nail salon and i noticed the lady that was doing my nails had fingers that were bleeding. the blood got on my skin and i'm unsure Read more »

Fingering/heavy kissing

Posted by mrnoone, 1 Reply
...might put my self at risk. i have fingered a few girls is thier any way i can get any thing from that. like if i had a hang nail or a very small cut that i could not see or some thing is it possible i can get some thing from that? and heavy... Read more »

Fingering and Cuts

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...girl that turned out to be HIV positive. I am bad on my cuticles and am always tearing/ripping at the skin around my fingernails as a bad habit. How fresh does a cut need to be for vaginal fluid to penetrate the bloodstream through? Are there... Read more »

Risk of HIV infection from nail salon?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi, I've frequented the same nail salon from summer of 2002 until winter of 2005. It's somewhat clean, with the pedicure tubs being washed after each use, but Read more »