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Hiv Open Cut How Big Does It Have To Be

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VERY VERY WORRIED!! Priest with large open cut gave communion.

Hello Dr. Bob, Thank you for your time and for providing all the valuable information to some very worried an anxious people, including myself. I have read the forum on food and not getting infected, but most has to do with cooking food or blood in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Worried Well #?Your HIV-acquisition risk is nonexistent. I'm curious; what makes you suspicious that the priest was HIV infected? I mean, aside from Read more »
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Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...sharing). Avoid vigorous, prolonged oral sex ("deep-throating"). Avoid mouth or throat trauma caused by a large number of partners in ashort period of time. Taking Care of Yourself Any type of sexual activity with an... Read more »
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HIV and Safer Sex

...slipped once, it's time to get back on the wagon. Thought: "Safer sex is such a drag. It's no fun." New idea: Here's a great chance to spice up your sex life. Why not take one of the workshops offered on "Eroticizing Safer Sex?" How about... Read more »
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Treatment After Exposure to HIV

...medications used in PEP depend on the exposure to HIV. The following situations are considered serious exposure: Exposure to a large amount of blood; Blood came in contact with cuts or open sores on the skin; Blood was visible on a needle that... Read more »
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Please help, can"t stand it. Big mistake!!

Posted by matty, 3 Replies
...could have walk in on us at any minute, so it was very fast. Right after I ejaculated I immediately pulled out check for any cuts, nicks etc...and ran into the bathroom to wash my penis and the urethra entrance. I also urinated with force on... Read more »

BIG MISTAKE, Is time a factor???

Posted by matty, 1 Reply
...penis inserted in an infected vagina for only a couple of Minutes (max). That, that virus can make its way through the urethra opening and infect that person? Even though there are no cuts, sores, rashes etc...on the penis or the vagina? I know... Read more »

Weird Situation...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...of the cooks came in my food and I ate it? I have a habit of biting the sides of my cheeks, so I know I probably had a few open sores on the inside if my mouth. I waited a few minutes, 2-3, before I ate a single onion off the of the burger and... Read more »

my brother is HIV positive...i have some questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...where I can communicate with others who are going through the same thing. Please, if anyone can answer my questions, I would GREATLY appreciate a reply. Thank you for listening to my story.... Read more »