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Herpes After Touching Used Condom Worried I Have HIV

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Precum in sores

I am gay and recently had sex with another guy from Australia (one night stand) whilst on holiday in Sydney. We had anal sex where I was the "bottom". We used a condom at all times whilst he was inside me. The next day I relised I had an outbreak of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...G'day mate!Your HIV-acquisition risk from the Downunder event you describe is negligible at best. I agree with the doctor at your local GUM clinic!As Read more »

Worried sick of possible HIV infection

I am new to this site but have found great info. here. I have searched archives and found some... Read more »

$200 Donation For This Simple Question (HERPES SIMPLEX, 2009)

Hi Dr Bob, Scott from CA. Umm... how do I start.? Ok here goes.I've a gf for about 6 months now.... Read more »
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Condoms

...Female condoms can be used in the vagina or rectum. For more information, see the FDA's condom brochure at www.fda.gov/oashi/aids/condom.html . Read more »
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Tested NEG but still WORRIED WELLsss..PLS HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...properly. Still living like a zombie everyday. PLEASE ANYONE kindly advice whether are these symptoms of ARS or Seroconversion or AIDS or HERPES? I am really scared, worried and totally stressed up.. PLEASE HELP!!! Thank you all in advance for... Read more »

Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...seroconversion past 14 months since tests negative.All doctors I have seen have said I am conclusively negative and should stop worrying. Please comment on my worries that i could be infectedwith an undetectable new strain. Read more »

19 and scared

Posted by Gressi, 1 Reply
...blood was present that I could see and I didn't see any cold sores around her mouth either. My question is can I have caught HIV or a Herpes Infection, I am really worried and don't know what do. I have no one to talk to, I went to my church... Read more »

Someone Please hear my voice. I really scared

Posted by wangwang, 2 Replies
...I have searched all the archive in this site but unable to find any similar to my situation and that is why I am writing here. Recently I have a massage done Read more »