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Flu Symptoms After Anal Sex Without Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV

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% of MSM HIV transmission from protected anal sex magnetic couple

Hey Dr. BobThanks for all your great work! I'm in a magnetic relationship, and I was just curious if there are statistics regarding routes of transmission? Particularly, everyone says that unprotected receptive anal sex is the riskiest, but what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Patrick,What you've read is correct: Unprotected receptive anal sex carries the highest per-act statistical risk for sexual HIV transmission. As for "protected" receptive anal sex, this is indeed Read more »

is it possable to develop HIV in anal sex? HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

hello, me and my girlfriend recently had unprotected anal sex, she has done it before so we did it... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Factors Associated With Event-Level Anal Sex and Condom Use During Anal Sex Among Adolescent Women

... In the current study, the team set out to examine the distribution of and factors associated with event-level heterosexual anal sex, and of event-level condom use during anal sex, in a group of adolescent women. A total of 387 women, ages 14... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Men Using Condoms During Anal Sex -- Women Aren't: Health Department

... Just 23 percent of New York City women who had anal sex with men in the past year reported always using condoms, a recent city Department of Health and Mental Hygiene report found. Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Hep C on the Radar

...couples. The Canadian AIDS Society transmission guidelines rate the risk of passing hepatitis C through unprotected vaginal or anal sex as low. The outbreaks among groups of poz men, which researchers surmise to be the result of unprotected... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Basic Facts About HIV/AIDS

...at greater risk of HIV infection through vaginal sex than men, although the virus can also be transmitted from women to men. Anal sex (whether male-male or male-female) poses a high risk mainly to the receptive partner, because the lining of the... Read more »
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Intercourse with a transvestite: Anal sex with condom and oral sex without it

Posted by CALEXIS, 1 Reply
...his mouth. Oral sex (Me to him) at least 2 minutes and he didn't ejaculated me Both cases of oral sex were without a condom. Anal sex (I performed to him), but WITH CONDOM at least 2 minutes (yes, that was express sex ;( ) The anal sex doesn't ... Read more »

Tested Once - ARS related symptoms?

Posted by bbny, 2 Replies
...other risky behavior, or partners, since then or before. I have no abrasions or open sores on my penis and I don't do drugs or anal sex. For the most part I have no symptoms, no fever, no rashes, sore throat, or obvious pain or 'flu-like... Read more »

Scared Young Girl...Here is my situation....please

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...though I tend to overly stress myself out, I am extremely worried that I may have HIV. About two years ago, I had unprotected anal sex with a man who's status I do not know. After the encounter, i never had any type of flu-like symptoms. I know... Read more »

anal sex -- condom broke

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm a little freaked out. I'm a straight guy that met a nice gay guy. After some discussion, I decided to venture out and try anal sex with him, with me penetrating him. After some drinks we turned down the lights and started. After some thrusts,... Read more »