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Hiv From A Blow Job

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she gave me a blow job and it looks like she gave me hiv

hi doc i have written to u more than 7 times with no answer please doc answer me this time stress is killing me doc a woman gave me a blow job and we kissed i know oral carries a low risk for tranmission but low risk does int mean no risk i belive...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You may feel the "evedenice" in your case suggests you contracted HIV from an unprotected blowjob. However, I do not! Once again I'll remind you that symptoms are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. Read more »

Living with an HIV+ person/Blow Job

I am a freshman in college and next year, I had been planning on getting an apartment with a friend... Read more »

Is refusing a blow job a likely sign of HIV+?

Doctor Doctor,I recently had an intimate encounter with a man who I had just met. In bed, he... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's CDC Releases Report Urging End to HIV/AIDS-Related Job Discrimination as High Profile Lawsuit Advances

...China's Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDC) released a report "on the need for China to tackle HIV/AIDS-related job discrimination" just as "a Chinese court has breathed new life into a potentially precedent-setting AIDS... Read more »
U.S. Department of Justice

The Americans With Disabilities Act and the Rights of Persons With HIV/AIDS to Obtain Occupational Training and State Licensing

...HIV or AIDS, even if he does not. Q: Does the ADA prohibit State licensing agencies and occupational training schools for occupations such as barbering, massage therapy, and home healthcare assistance from discriminating against individuals... Read more »
AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, the American Civil Liberties Union, The Center for HIV Law and Policy, Gay & Lesbian Advocates and Defenders and Lambda Legal

DOJ Tells State Licensing Boards and Occupational Training Schools That It Is Illegal to Bar People With HIV

...the fact sheet states, state licensing agencies and public trade schools for barbering, cosmetology, massage therapy and other occupations are covered by the Americans for Disabilities Act, and, because HIV is considered a disability under the... Read more »
American Civil Liberties Union

ACLU Reaches Settlement for Veteran Denied State Department Contractor Job Because He Has HIV

...licensing boards and occupational training schools clarifying that it is a violation of the ADA to bar people with HIV from professions such as barbering, massage therapy and home health care assistance. Like the State Department contracts at... Read more »
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Bad Start to the New Year

Posted by vern, 1 Reply
...Hi, I received multiple unprotected blowjobs from commercial sex workers the other night. The problem was that I had compromised skin. I had red bumps on the head of my Read more »

KS quotation, Dr Dezube

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
KS is caused by a type of herpesvirus called HHV-8 or KSHV. It likes to reside in the oral cavity. A recent article in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that the KS virus can be spread by deep kissing. HOWEVER, many viruses can be spread by... Read more »

A little Worried

Posted by howsitgoin11, 1 Reply
...ways. But I am still scared that I may have contracted something. What are the chances of contracting HIV when receiving a blow job protected or otherwise. Any help or advice (good or bad) would be much appreciated. Thanks you to everyone in... Read more »

ORAL hygeine.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is there any risk, for example if in that brief moment of unprotected oral sex she could have left a trace of something? Perhaps after putting the condom on it could have created tension and rubbed fluids into the skin, or urethra? How protective is... Read more »