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Finger In Mouth After Fingering

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hcv - finger in mouth

hi,I was sleeping with my girlfriend wearing a condom. after i took it off i noticed some blood on the condom -but not much at all, but washed my hands and thought nothing of it.i later noticed that some blood was still on my finger and thought...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
You have not mentioned if you know your girlfriend to be a known carrier of hepatitis C or not. Assuming she is chronically infected, transmission through swallowing of bloody fluid is extremely low. Your risk may be slightly increased due to your... Read more »

YOU ARE MY HOPE, please answer if masturbation, and dirty fingers to my mouth can cause HIV to me?

Dear Doctor, I am a 22 years old student who masturbated for the last 8 years, and sometimes forget... Read more »

cdc not helpful. finger to mouth transmission

Called the CDC and they were more frightening then helpful. If I was to rub a g-string clad... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...condom that has been cut open. Then stretch the dam or condom over the vagina or anus with the lubed side facing away from your mouth. This gives you a thin barrier between your mouth and the vagina or anus. (NOTE: Some people use plastic food... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...virus itself. Most commonly, a rapid test is adminestered by sampling the oral mucosa (the mucous that is everywhere in your mouth) and putting it through a test to see if HIV antibodies are present. Some people may think that, since the test... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Other Antiretroviral Drugs in Development

... Zinc Finger Inhibitors The inner core of HIV is called the nucleocapsid. It is held together by structures called "zinc fingers." Zinc finger inhibitors (or zinc ejectors) are drugs that can break apart these structures and prevent the virus... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...Latex gloves are easy to find in drugstores and medical supply stores. They may be used to cover the hand when inserting the fingers or fist in the vagina or rectum. They may also be used by people who have open cuts in the hands or chronic skin... Read more »
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rimming/fingering/anal bleeding!!!

Posted by davegraham1
...problems. Always blood on tissue after going to toilet. Could i be at risk of hiv? This guy was also puttin his finger in his mouth then fingering me. I am very concerned about this and worried i might have put myself at great risk. Any... Read more »

fingering

Posted by 123scared, 2 Replies
... 4 weeks ago i had a fingering (vaginal) experience and in the last 10 days i have experienced a severe case of dry mouth that is worsening. No other symptoms to speak of but my girlfriend has also now developed headache and flu symptoms. I had Read more »

is this normal in my mouth?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...when i run my finger along my gumline up top nearly to the check i get a whitesh slime on my finger.....is that plaque or symptoms of thrush? i have Read more »

Fingering/heavy kissing

Posted by mrnoone, 1 Reply
...see or some thing is it possible i can get some thing from that? and heavy kissing? wut if we both had very small cuts in our mouths? Read more »