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Flu Symptoms After Insertive Oral Sex Worried I Have HIV

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something to worry about or not

QUESTION: I was in bali and received unprotected sex from a sex worker one night while intoxicated. 2 days later i noticed a lesion on my penis and had flu like symptoms which both lasted about 4 days. soon as i got home to the states I went...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...be brief, because your post is similar to many others I've already responded to. (Check the archives!)Unprotected insertive oral sex carries only a very slight risk for HIV acquisition. HSV is much more readily transmitted than HIV. Symptoms are... Read more »

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worried I've got HIV after oral without

Posted by anonymouslad, 6 Replies
...feeling mildly sick is getting me very worried I'm one of the tiny tiny percent of people who've been unlucky enough to get HIV through unprotected. Do these symptoms(in particular the severe band and neck pains) sound like I could have possibly... Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...it helped, but the infection has been recurring everytime I go off the creams. Meaning I got a yeast infection from receiving oral sex... (an extremely rare way to contract it) meaning the girl must've had oral thrush. About a month later in... Read more »

worried please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HI.I AM HOMOSEXYAL (GAY).I HAD SEXUAL CONTACT WITH A MAN I DID NOT KNOW.ONLY ORAL SEX.I SUCK HIM AND HE EJECT HIS SPERM IN MY MOUTH.THEN I REALISED THAT I HAD SCRATCES ON MY TONGUE.I DO NOT KNOW HOW BUT BEFORE HIS Read more »

Really worried about the Test!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...unprotected anal sex with my BF 7 years ago. He pulled out every time. I have not had unprotected anal since. I have had unprotected oral sex since then. I absolutely hate swallowing so I don't and won't. I have all these weird colds within the... Read more »