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Hiv From Vaginal Secretions

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Vaginal secretions and HIV

Recently I visited an Asian Massage Parlor and inserted my fingers in a masseues vagina. I went back to my hotel where I showered and went to work. Approximately 8 hours later, a door closed on the same finger and caused a very large cut on my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...finger, and have a very large cut that is bleeding profusely. Of course you should be concerned!Should you be concerned about HIV? Hell no! Your fingers were aimlessly searching for the G-spot eight hours and one shower before you slammed them in... Read more »

Lesbians, Vaginal Secretions and HIV Risk

Greetings Dr. Bob,I have yet to come across a post made by a lesbian to this board, so here's my... Read more »

vaginal fluid,secretion and hiv infection

Dr.Judith,is there any difference between the vaginal fluid and vaginal secretion related to hiv... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...body fluid or tissue does not mean that HIV is transmitted by that body fluid or tissue. Only specific fluids (blood, semen, vaginal secretions, and breast milk) from an HIV-infected person can transmit HIV. These specific fluids must come in... Read more »
Global Campaign for Microbicides

Violence Against Women, HIV and Microbicides

...are already at least twice as likely as men to contract HIV from unprotected sex, in part because semen carries more HIV than vaginal secretions. Vaginal membranes are exposed to infectious fluids for hours after sex. Younger women are at... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

HIV and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

...gonorrhea, chlamydia, and genital ulcers at a women's clinic in Abidjan (the Ivory Coast) resulted in lowering the amount of HIV in vaginal secretions. Thus, it is clear that untreated STDs make those who are HIV-infected more likely to pass HIV... Read more »
American Association for World Health

HIV/AIDS Quiz

...that can greatly decrease thechances of your baby having HIV. True False 5. HIV is not present in ... A. semen and vaginal secretions B. sweat C. blood D. breast milk 6. T or F: Only drug users and gay men need to worry about... Read more »
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Can i get HIV if i lick a vaginal fluid on-----

Posted by von, 1 Reply
...Hi can i get hiv if i lick a fresh vaginal fluid on her underwear Read more »

vaginal secretions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can HIV be transmitted from pre-cum to vaginal secretions, or does it have to directly enter the bloodstream through a cut or sore? Read more »

HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...If hiv is so difficult to get then why do so many people have it? why do some many people in africa have it ? if it is so fragile. why Read more »

a question fro the experts

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...suppose i touched someone clitoris and i used the same hands to catch water to wash my mouth out will i get hiv that way..or do vaginal secretion have to be present for me to catch it Read more »