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Getting HIV From Unprotected Oral Sex Without Ejaculation

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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no
Ask the Experts

Unprotected Receptive Oral Sex w/Ejaculation

Hello Dr. Frascino:2 weeks ago I gave unprotected, receptive oral sex with ejaculation to a male I do not know. I did not swallow the semen (immediately spit it out), and I rinsed my mouth out immediately. Prior to this exposure, I know for a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...question! All you did was provide a blow-by-blow of the blow-by-blow!What I can tell you is that the risk of acquiring HIV from oral sex is extremely low. The estimated per-act risk for acquiring HIV from unprotected receptive oral sex with a... Read more »

ORAL SEX.

I HAD PERFORMED ORAL SEX ON MY BOYFRIEND, NOT KNOWING HIS HIV STATUS. I HAD NOT TAKEN ANYTHING INSIDE MY MOUTH. I HAD SPIT OUT EVERYTHING. THERE WAS NO EJACULATION. AM I INFECTED WITH HIV IF MY BOYFRIEND IS?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...mouth, but this does not seem to be a possibility here, since he didn't ejaculate.I would make two other points. The risk of oral sex is much lower than vaginal or anal sex to start with, sores or no sores. Also, any risk that may have been... Read more »

Oral sex w/o ejaculation, risk?

Several months ago we found out that my husband has AIDS. We use a condom every time we have intercourse but I have continued to perform fellatio to get him aroused prior to putting the condom on him. How risky is this? Thank You
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...vagina, rectum, or mouth), there is a risk of transmission.The actual LIKELIHOOD of transmission is a different story.Performing oral sex on an HIV positive man does pose a risk, albeit small, for transmission. Most studies to date say that the... Read more »

HTLV and oral sex

My partner was recently diagnosis as HTLV positive. I currently test negative. What are my risks of getting the disease by giving him unprotected oral sex. We do currently use condoms for intercourse. What precautions should I be taking ?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...published in the medical literature that HTLV-I can be transmitted through both unprotected intercourse, and through giving oral sex as well. We would expect that this would be true for HTLV-II as well. This should come as no surprise since... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...does HIV survive outside the body? Can I get HIV from anal sex? Can I get HIV from vaginal sex? Can I get HIV from oral sex? How can I prevent HIV transmission when using sex toys? Can I get HIV from injecting drugs? Is there a... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...Devices Types of Condoms Using Condoms Prevent Condom Breakage Using Condoms During Oral Sex Condom Availability Using Dental Dams & Plastic Wrap for Oral Sex Using... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Frequently Asked Questions (I)

...transmit the HIV virus, and which ones don't? How is HIV transmitted? Criteria for HIV transmission Can you get HIV through oral sex? What are the risks from fingering someone? Can you get HIV or another sexually transmitted disease... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...Sexual Routes of Transmission Sexually, the three main ways that HIV is transmitted are: vaginal sex anal sex oral sex (very low risk, see below) Vaginal and anal intercourse: For the receptive partner (the "bottom"), the... Read more »
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receiving oral sex and risk of Hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Im very worried as I am a hyphochondriac, I am a male and I recently had a female perform unprotected oral sex to completion with ejaculation in her mouth and I was wondering what are the chances of getting Hiv trhis way? I did not notice Read more »

testing NOT needed if oral sex is only exposure?

Posted by anonymouslad, 4 Replies
...Why do the experts(on this site anyway) suggest that testing for HIV is not even recommended if unprotected oral sex is the person's only possible risk? Yet there IS still a chance that HIV can be contracted this way? Surely it would be (a Read more »

Oral Sex with ejaculation....

Posted by missing, 1 Reply
...I gave my boyfriend unprotected oral sex and he ejaculated in my mouth. Two days later one of my tonsils (the other one look ok) is inflamed very badly, and the doctor Read more »

Single Exposure Unprotected Oral Sex w/ TS Escort

Posted by ScaredToDeathNow, 1 Reply
...while in on vacation and I now fear I have destroyed my life. I was on both the receiving and giving end of the unprotected oral sex and I now so fear that I have contracted a STD or HIV that I cannot sleep, eat or think about anything else. I... Read more »