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Giving Handjob Do I Need To Get Tested For HIV

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STD from giving a handjob?

I recently was getting a massage. Turns out she was a transexual. I gave her a handjob. No other sexual contact was made. Do I need to be checked for STD's? ...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

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HiYou are fine! There was no exchange of body fluid therefore no risk of contracting HIV!Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

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Thank you so much for your answer Dr. Bob, I will be looking for another HIV specialist to follow... Read more »

Baseline HIV Testing before giving PEP? (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2011)

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Handjob Dangers?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The day after Christmas I went to a massage parlor. Had a table bath, a (bad) massage, and a handjob to completion. I understand that the risks are considered quite low for this type of activity, but I found out that the place also does full-service... Read more »

hiv risk from unprotected oral (giving MSM)

Posted by anxious66, 5 Replies
Hi guys, just wanted to know

I gave a guy i know head who said he was 'clean'. he didn't ejaculate and i'm pretty sure there was no precum. the whole thing lasted under a minute.

now about a week later, i am worried i have developed ars symptoms.... Read more »

Lapdance handjob is this a risk ?

Posted by scaredagain, 6 Replies
A few days ago I ended up going to a Lapdance bar with friends while working in the USA. After much beer and coaxing from my friends I ended up getting a private dance from one of the dancers a Venezuelan girl. I ended up getting a handjob, which... Read more »

Need help My Boyfriend is giving up

Posted by najee, 2 Replies
Hello everyone I'm new here and wanted to vent my problem to someone seeing I don't have anyone to talk about my boy friend and best friend of 10yrs. 10yrs ago we met and started dating by the third yr we found out that he was positive and had it... Read more »