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Grinding Penis Against Anus Hiv Risk

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Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) that cause cervical cancer in women. HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection. 2 There are over 100 different types of HPV, although only several strains are believed to increase the risk of cancer. Approximately 75% of all sexually active adults acquire HPV, often within the course of early adulthood and without any symptoms. 3 Among MSM, it is transmitted through both protected and unprotected...
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What are the risks from "Grinding"

I've heard of gay men practicing a term called docking, which is grinding two penis's together. With a hetrosexual version of this, is to grind the penis against the vigina without having intercourse. I've recently done this with a high risk...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question:"Grinding" involves direct genital-to-genital contact (or direct genital-to-anal contact) without penetration. This can involve direct penis-to-penis contact, penis-to-anus contact, or penis-to-vagina contact. Read more »

Mr.Kull....ANAL GRINDING GOOD QUESTION

Dear MR.Kull My risk was having another man slide his penis between my buttox with no penetration but he rubbed his penis aginst my anus breifly. I did the same to him and accidentally penetrated for one second if that and it went in very...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The risk for infection through anal-genital contact is primarily associated to receptive and insertive intercourse, not grinding. If your penis penetrated for one Read more »

Precum exposure when condom is put on penis

I have recently met a man through the internet and he has agreed to some sex play wherein we are nude and he he lies behind me while his body/penis rubbs up agaimst my butt. Since I am very concerned about exposure to HIV I have asked my partner to...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The act of someone rubbing or grinding their penis against your anus is considered to be very low risk. Grinding will vary from person to person (it shouldn't involve a great deal of semen or blood or any kind of insertion), and Read more »

Anal Stimulation without a condom

Hello,My question is what are the risks of any disease if my partner rubs his penis around my anus and his precum is exposed to that specific area. This is a concern, and I thank you for your consideration.
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...transmission. However, transmission through rubbing or grinding is unlikely, since most sexual transmission is attributed to vaginal or anal intercourse.RMK Read more »
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Stopping the Spread of HIV

...past 2 or 3 months) are most likely to transmit HIV to others. This is when their viral load is the highest. In general, the risk of transmission is higher with higher viral loads. This fact sheet provides an overview of HIV prevention, and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...cases of HIV transmission from performing oral sex on a person infected with HIV. While no one knows exactly what the degree of risk is, evidence suggests that the risk is less than that of unprotected anal or vaginal sex. If the person... Read more »
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How Risky Is It?

...done to assess the risk of HIV infection from specific types of exposure to HIV. These calculations only give a general idea of risk. They can tell you which activities carry a higher or lower risk. They cannot tell you if you have been infected.... Read more »
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HIV and Safer Sex

...body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it safer, use latex condoms for oral sex on a man. If you perform oral sex... Read more »
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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...a guy give me a blow job and then we masterbated each other. The thing that concerns me is that some of his cum ended on my penis when he finished. Although the cum landed in the middle on my penis, it ran to the glans of my penis. NEVER did... Read more »

Exposure risks with known HIV positive man

Posted by 2010Worrier36, 1 Reply
...who last weekend met another gay male who told me he was HIV+ after we had fooled around. I'm now worried that I put myself at risk of exposure. He has been positive for 13 years now and seemed to care about safer sex. These are the possible... Read more »

Dry Humping that wasn't so dry...

Posted by Sharpie, 1 Reply
...precum and he tried to insert himself (no condom) a few times. He never actually inserted himself but he was poking quite hard. Risk or no? thanks Read more »

Risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...One time 9 years ago I got a handjob by a stripper. When it was over I noticed a friction mark on my penis.. What if her cuticles were cut or something and got on that friction mark. Should I be worried about this? Read more »