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Do People Catch AIDS From Anal Fingering

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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

... In the general population, anal cancer is a rare disease. Few people knew about it before Farrah Fawcett made public her struggle with the illness. Among men who have sex with men (MSM), and especially HIV-positive MSM, the incidence of anal cancer is significantly
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Are anal warts a good sign that a person has HIV?

I was recently diagnosed w/ anal warts(actually, just one) I had receptive anal sex w/ a condom and no ejaculation, however my partner did finger and lick my ass before inserting his penis in it. He says he is HIV negative but someone told me that...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...Both HIV+ and HIV- folks can get HPV infection (human papillomavirus, wart virus) and the anal warts caused by this virus. Although it is true that HIV-positive patients tend to get HPV infection and warts more frequently Read more »

Possible Ano-rectal sensitivity to binder in Atripla

Dr Henry,Last month, I developed acute pain and a burning sensation in the ano-rectal area. I have since consulted with my GI doctor and, upon examination she prescribed hydrocortisone cream because she observed minor redness around the spincter...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...with the individual drugs such as efavirenz or Truvada. It may worth trying a different formulation if no other reason for the anal complaint is found. KH Read more »

can anal sex without bleeding can cause hiv (RISK OF HIV AS A TOP, 2010) (ANAL MUCOUS, ANAL FLUIDS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

hello doctor 1 week before i had anal sex without condom i was at insertive position but there was no bleeding from his anus is i am at risk of hiv doctor i dont know his hiv status please answer my question it is freaking me out... thanks
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...risk for contracting HIV/AIDS! This is certainly not the case. See below.Dr. BobRisk for UAI Top (RISK OF HIV AS A TOP, 2010) (ANAL MUCOUS, ANAL FLUIDS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010) Nov 10, 2010So I have a quick question: basically I ended up having... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...this one last question even though you've already answered me. Okay so the bottle... it was on the back of the toilet so the person who used it probably was taking a crap... so if a minimal amount of feces was on it and if the person using it had... Read more »
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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer Increasing Among People Living With HIV

... Why Screen for Anal Cancer in HIV-Positive Patients? Anal cancer is emerging as a common non-AIDS defining cancer in HIV-positive people. Anal cancer, Read more »
The Body PRO

HPV, Anal Cancer and Cervical Cancer in HIV-Infected People

...putting effort towards trying to understand how they interact to cause more of a problem than you'd get in an otherwise healthy person. What did you present here at CROI? At CROI, we were dealing with one of the key questions that remains in... Read more »
Project Inform

Risk for Invasive Anal Cancer High Among HIV-Positive People

...Montreal, Canada, there's more sobering news on a serious HPV-related condition in men who have sex with men (MSM) that can lead to anal cancer. Unlike other diseases that have declined in incidence since the advent of HAART, such as CMV or KS,... Read more »
Project Inform

Screening for Anal Cancer Better Defined but More Study Is Needed

...of 10 were men, about half were white, and 3 in 4 were men who have sex with men. Three forms of tests were performed on each person: an anal Pap smear (where the doctor swabs an area of the anus to remove surface cells), an anoscopy (where a... Read more »
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Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...HIV to the person performing cunnilingus on a woman. In each case the procedure was rather traumatic. Unprotected receptive anal sex is the riskiest of all and the chance that the receptive partner will get HIV given that the insertive partner... Read more »

husband wanted anal sex

Posted by Sungirl, 1 Reply
...When I was married to my husband, (I am divorced now) all he wanted was anal sex. He would not listen to my desires when I expressed them and I didn't like having anal sex. He was my first sexual partner Read more »

How risky is INSERTIVE anal sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I am well aware of the risks of unprotected receptive anal sex, but how risky is unprotected insertive anal sex? Would it be more or less risky than unprotective insertive vaginal sex? Read more »

why anal sex is more riskier than oral sex

Posted by mick, 2 Replies
...i hope i will keep posting my questions here and i'd like to ask why anal sex is more dangerous than oral sex? Read more »