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Frottage And AIDS

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Frottage with Anal Rubbing

Hello. I have an HIV risk question regarding frottage. If someone's been fingered and lubed up in foreplay and then frottage occurs where the other person's penis rubs up against the person's hole, would there be a risk there even...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,The risk of HIV from anal sex comes from blood in the anus that occurs due to the stretching and tearing from being penetrated. Even if some stretching occurred from the fingering (depending on how aggressive it was),... Read more »

Kissing, frottage, and mutual masterbation.

Dear Dr. Frascino, first off I would like to thank you for the work you do! The world needs more... Read more »

First documented case through frottage sending donation

Dr BobThank you for taking time to answer my question. I did something very stupid. I had frottage... Read more »
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Frottage

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
Just wondering since my exposure included this: Has anyone ever heard of anyone testing hiv postive after being exposed to HIV positive seminal fluid during frottage? Also if a HIV positive persons seminal fluids get on recent razor burn can HIV... Read more »

Is frottage safe?

Posted by Justagirl, 2 Replies
I've searched The Body for an answer and can't seem to come up with one. Anyways, according to Dr. Bob, frottage is safe. But what happens if a guy who is not wearing a condom rubs his penis in my clitoral region? Is it possible to get infected?... Read more »

frottage

Posted by Liloki, 2 Replies
I am a gay male who is worried that I have exposed myself to the hiv virus. My last partners is hiv positive, undetectable viral load and has otherwise good health. A week ago while we were naked in bed I began rubbing my penis on his anal region.... Read more »

frottage and brief penetration

Posted by alias2012a, 1 Reply
Please help! I'm very worried. Here are the details: I'm a 28yrs old male and 6 weeks ago I was grabbing and kissing a female stripper. She got excited and started masturbating me...then there was some frottage 10secs and next thing I knew she was... Read more »