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Genital Rubbing Negative At 16 Weeks

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AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...However, it can become active again with no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can cause infections in the genital area, and HSV2 can infect the mouth area. HSV is a very common disease. Approximately 45 million people in the US have HSV...
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HIV risk from handjob on penis with genital sores present

Hi DoctorIf you answer my question I will be very grateful and donate at least 50 pounds to your admirable foundation.Basically 4 weeks ago in Thailand I visited a massage parlour. After the massage I got the sexworker to give me a handjob until I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...based on your report!First, I have no idea what "natural spots you get at the bottom of the penis" are. If indeed these were "genital sores" as you suggest, it's important to determine what the cause may be: herpes, syphilis, genital warts, etc.... Read more »

RN in need of help, please answer I've been trying for weeks..

Dr. Frascino, I work in the medical field as well, I'm a registered nurse and I have a question that has been bothering me for the past few weeks. I've been building up some anxiety lately on this current issue and I would greatly appreciate if you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...6, 2009Hii am a 22yr old white male in virginia beach who had unprotected sex with a 42yr old white woman unkown hiv status 8 weeks ago. About 2 to 3 days after the encounter i noticed i had genital warts at the base of my penis. Which was later... Read more »

could i have hpv

My recent girl friend and i finally had sex a week ago after dating for over a month. Feeling safe knowing her background did have unprotected oral sex both giving to and receiving from her and before intercourse did have some outer rubbing my penis...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the vulva; in or around the vagina or anus; or on the penis, scrotum, groin, or thigh. Warts can appear anywhere from a few weeks to a few months after you are exposed to HPV. They can even appear years after exposure.SymptomsFlesh-colored,... Read more »

Sorry...I'm back again...

Hi Dr Bob, I really appreciate all of the advice that you have given me over the past 2 years...and yes it has been two years since my possible exposure which was in July of 2008. Since then I have had a slew of symptoms which I won't repost, but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...following day I started having weird symptoms that have progressed over the past almost 6 months, in order: abdominal pain for 1 week, diarriah for 1 day, small pimple-like sores about 5 on my buttocks (only lasted a day), sore throat, 2 nights... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...your symptoms are completely gone. Symptoms Symptoms of herpes are called outbreaks. The first outbreak appears within 2 weeks after you become infected and can last for several weeks. These symptoms might include tingling or sores... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...physical examination can detect as many cases of anal cancer as anal Pap testing. Genital warts can appear anywhere from a few weeks to a few months after you are exposed to HPV. The warts might look like small bumps. Sometimes they are fleshy... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...Syphilis Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria. The first symptoms of syphilis usually occur about three weeks after exposure. The first symptom is a hard, painless, red sore at the site of sexual contact. This sore... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...anal cancer. Each year anal cancer is diagnosed in about two people out of every 100,000 people in the general population. HIV negative MSM are 20 times more likely to be diagnosed with anal cancer. Their rate is about 40 cases per 100,000.... Read more »
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Rash? Someone please provide 411

Posted by dopey33, 2 Replies
...is. Anyways, your research or knowledge would be greatly appreciated. Oh yeah one more thing, I also shaved my chest about 2 weeks ago and I have been really itchy because of the hairs growing back.. Not sure if I got the spots because of that...... Read more »

risk of this particular activity

Posted by worrying0072, 1 Reply
...time. my past encounter i have had symptoms appearing at 3 months and one month respectively. this time i have mine at 1.5 weeks. anyway, i was high on alchohol and went to visit a sex worker. i had unrprotected oral sex ( am nt so worried abt... Read more »

Girl on girl rubbing

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...sex with another girl 3 months ago. She's 25 and I don't know much about her sexual history. She's my Dad's neighbor and one weekend while I was visiting him I went to her apartment. One thing led to another and we ended up having sex. The... Read more »

Some Advice please

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...(drop or two) precum. The encounter was very brief. For my peace of mind (he was confident in his HIV- status) he tested two weeks later - negative (i dont know this guy real well, but he seems honest and geniune). I then tested at 30 days... Read more »