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Finger cut fingering vagina

Hello. I am from Spain and I am really worried because 2 weeks ago I fingered, deeply, a Sex Masseuse for a couple of minutes. I wouldt be worried except that when I arrived home, 2 hours later, I found I had a 5 mm cut (a bit wider than a paper cut...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Finger cuts are not a risk for HIV infection. DW... Read more »

finger with a cut to vagina

hello dr. i have a very important question. after i had sex with my partner(i am a male and she is... Read more »

fingered a girl and had a dried cut on finger

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FINGER with DEEP CUT, PLEASE HELP PEOPLE<

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
HELLO PEOPLE,

I have been STRESSING out BIGTIME over the last month over a possible exposure in January (3rd to be exact).

I cut my finger with glass the night before this incident and it resulted in a very deep cut. The cut stopped bleeding the... Read more »

fingering-four day old cut on my finger

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was fingering a lady and had four day old cut on my finger. What was the risk for HIV?

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Fingering with cuts on fingers

Posted by Homer, 1 Reply
Hello,
Thanks for the time and effort you have been putting in to enlighten others.

I had a concern. I recently had an encounter with a HIV positive girl. As we did not have any condoms we decide to not to have penetrative sex. We did oral and I... Read more »

Cut on finger and toilet seat

Posted by xtreme, 1 Reply
thanks for the responses! Much appreciated! Another 2 questions regarding HIV transmission -

1. I had a cut on my finger where I was fingering my girlfriend - does this pose as a risk for HIV for her to get infected if I had the virus or me getting... Read more »