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French Kissing And Negative HIV Test

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wet kiss

Dear doc, my wife is hiv+, just tested and found very recently. Before that, I used to have the wet kiss (ie tongue to tongue) with her. I went to get the hiv tested and found negative. Is wet kiss(saliva) transmitting hiv? Please advise me...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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...Thanks for your post.With very rare exceptions, HIV is not transmitted by kissing. If your test is negative, you have little to worry about.So, here's to your health and the long-term health of your wife.BY Read more »

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Dear Dr, 1 year before i had wet kiss one hiv positive women.after one month i have symptom... Read more »

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hello Dr, Thanks for the reply on my Positive ELISA, negative Western Blot and 29... Read more »
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Is this HIV and did I get it through making out???

Posted by whatisit, 1 Reply
...covered sausage on her vagina as a risk. I asked her to test me and she said "well, you're not in a high risk group and we don't test for HIV here you'll have to go to your doctor to do that..." Absolutely pissed me off! About a week later I... Read more »

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Posted by Regret101, 3 Replies
...Well like most have told me my 8 week test was negative. It seems to really have taken a big weight off my shoulders. I do know I need one more test but I feel as though I am looking Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...After a low risk encounter(french kissing a sexworker and she bit my lip) I took an HIV test 34 days after. It came back negative. Should I forget about this or is a 3 month test still warranted?? What would u guys do Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, We are planning to have protected sex, what are realistic risks for the neg partner with open mouth(french kissing). Someone please help. Thanks! Read more »