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First Case Report of HIV Transmission With Five-Class Resistance

A sobering report of the first case of transmission of five-class resistance was presented by Walworth and colleagues from Monogram, from a patient treated in Washington, D.C. The patient was hospitalised in 2010 during acute seroconversion and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hong Kong Reports 104 HIV Cases in First Quarter

Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection reported on May 26 that the "special administrative region" of China recorded 104 new HIV cases and 17 new AIDS cases in the first quarter of 2009. Eighty males and 24 females comprised the 104 HIV cases,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Singapore Reports 221 Confirmed HIV Cases in First Half of 2011

Singapore logged 221 new HIV diagnoses in the first half of 2011, compared to 214 in the same period last year, the daily Lianhe Zaobao reported Sunday. "The possible reasons for this could be lack of knowledge and inaccurate perception of... Read more »
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Are there any reported cases of getting HIV from receiving oral sex?

Hi Rick,I had two questions regarding transmission of HIV. I know it's unlikely to catch HIV from receiving oral sex, but I've heard that if biting/teeth were involved, there would be risk--is that the case? Have you known anyone to...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. First of all, regarding the semen on the floor, your risks are extremely remote. Realistically speaking, the chances of HIV getting into your bloodstream within minutes of leaving the other persons body under... Read more »

Has there ever been a reported case of HIV transmition by sweat or saliva?

Hi Dr. Bob,I have recently been informed that a collegue of mine is HIV+.I was sitting right next to him in a meeting the other day, and he sneezed - do I have anything to be worried about? Can sweat or saliva carry the HIV virus?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Do you have anything to worry about from sitting right next to an HIV-positive colleague who sneezed on you??? Absofrickinlutely! You could:1.catch his "cold" or2.have unsightly gobs of snot splattered all over your new cotton-poly-mix... Read more »

What case reports

Hi,I would like to ask a brief question of your answer to a previous question in this board. You cite in the answer:"a. Over 99.5% of people will have acquired anti-HIV antibodies (and have a positive standard test) within 6 months of an...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
I am referring to an exceedingly small number of individuals who are carrying HIV but do not have an antibody response to it that is detectable by conventional tests. This is a small group of people and the virus is always easily detected by... Read more »

Are there reported cases?

Thanks for your answer. Are there reported cases of hiv transmission via breastmilk to adults?...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:The risk of HIV transmission via breast milk to an adult remains a theoretical risk. Learn more from this previous answer given by our former Forum Expert, Dr. Bob: <a... Read more »
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Breast secretions on penis, any reported cases?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi everyone,
I wrote a few days ago venting my story. My situation is, unprotected handjob with SW/stripper in baltimore area, status unknown. Towards the end of the session, she squirted some secretions from her breasts onto my penis and continued... Read more »

What is a fresh cut and has any case been reported

Posted by biznoch, 2 Replies
Hello from what i gather fingering is a low risk activity unless u had an open cut. my issue is what exactly would define a open cut? I had a paper cut that was thin but not fully healed and if u pulled at it u could see redness and light blood. the... Read more »

first case + from fellatio?

Posted by Anonymous
I am devastated after having unprotected insertive oral sex with a black prostitute 42 days ago.
first and the biggest stupid mistake I've done in my life.
She's gums were bleeding visible. I saw it after two minutes, stop and wash. No cuts or sores... Read more »

New York draws fire over case of drug-resistantHIV

Posted by Anonymous
Nature 433, 788 (24 February 2005)

New York draws fire over case of drug-resistant HIV

ERIKA CHECK

Rare, aggressive form of AIDS used to publicize dangers of unprotected
sex.

[WASHINGTON] A decision by New York health officials to announce the
detection... Read more »