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Hiv Through Urethra

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HIV into urethra during masturbation?

Sir,I'm 15, and I've been masturbating for about an year. I have not really noticed any strange effects in my life, but I feel guilty about it (my religion does not permit me to masturbate).Also, I remember learning in Biology that HIV virus is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...enjoy it. And certainly no reason to feel guilty about doing it. There are no health risks associated with masturbation! None!2.HIV is not "all over the place." In fact, HIV lives and reproduces only inside human beings hence the name Human... Read more »

HIV transmission thru urethra

Hi there, about 4 weeks ago I had some contact with the anal fluids of another guy. I was going to... Read more »

How does HIV get into the body through the urethra?

Hello Doc,First of all, I would like to thank you for the incredible work you are doing. Keep it... Read more »
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HIV through the Urethra

Posted by Anonymous
...Can anyone tell me how likely it is to get the hiv virus if it comes into contact with your urethra only. Be it by being the insertive partner vaginally or anally, or even using 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 »

Breat milk

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...what is the risk? If the breast milk (with Hiv) contach my penis (urethra) Read more »

Exposure ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Dr Bob Hello Please Advice! I recsived oral sex fom a suspected HIV girl, no sores on exteior of her mouth but i suspect there may have been internal sores , there was no visible blood on my penis. Read more »