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Hiv Virus In Semen Vs Blood

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insertive issues (Rectal secretions from men who have sex with men contain more HIV than blood or semen) (ANAL MUCOUS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

I have a hard time believing as an exclusive TOP that I contracted this virus through anal juice sneaking up my urethra while servicing a bottom. I'll bet one way a top more likely gets infected and probably what happened to me was topping a guy who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your rocket or keep it in your pocket!Dr. BobRectal secretions from men who have sex with men contain more HIV than blood or semenChris Gadd, Wednesday, June 16, 2004Levels of HIV RNA in rectal mucosa secretions from men who have sex with men... Read more »

Infection of HIV/HepB/Hep/C via blood/saliva/semen given in a cold juice.

Dearest Dr Rob, I dont understand why you dont reply to mail. I earn Rs 6,000 a month which is... Read more »

Blood HIV vs Semen HIV concentrations

My viral load has been undetectable for about 9 months now on a combination of Kaletra, Viread and... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Said to Differ in Blood, Semen

...The study examined in detail the genetic population of HIV, specifically the env gene for HIV's envelope, in both blood and semen. "If everything we know about HIV is based on the virus that is in the blood, when in fact the virus in the... Read more »
The Body

Sexual Transmission of Hepatitis C Happens Through Blood, Not Semen, in Gay Men With HIV, Study Says

...unanswered: Is HCV being transmitted only through blood during these sex acts, or is it potentially being transmitted through semen? The answer, according to a recent study by German researchers, appears to be that HCV is only transmitted... Read more »
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Differential Phosphorylation of Zidovudine and Lamivudine (ZDT/3TC) Between Semen and Blood Mononuclear Cells (MCs) in HIV-1-Infected Men

... Differential Phosphorylation of Zidovudine and Lamivudine (ZDT/3TC) Between Semen and Blood Mononuclear Cells (MCs) in HIV-1-Infected Men (Poster 530) Authored by S. Reddy, L. Troiani, J. Kim, J. Rodriguez, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Effects of Early Syphilis on CD4 Counts and HIV-1 RNA Viral Loads in Blood and Semen

...transmitted infections (STIs) (n=104, 39 receiving ARVs). In a prospective substudy of subjects not receiving ARV therapy, semen plasma viral loads during early syphilis (n=13) were compared with subjects one month, three months and six months... Read more »
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Blood in semen?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...is blood in semen a symptom of HIV? Had a small amount appear in my semen this morning. Read more »

semen smear on nipple

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...pregnant woman's nipple? i know chnaces is low, but if the person is pregnant, will there be a difference? will it be linked to blood stream? Read more »

So what if some semen or blood got into my lips...

Posted by Anonymous
...or hands... Many people worry about what if they touch some semen or blood or that semen or blood got into my skin, my leg, my eye, my... and what about microscopic cuts I cant even be aware Read more »

STD VS. HIV

Posted by mental_case, 2 Replies
...and chlamydia you have vaginal or urethral discharge full of infectious bacteria. None of these diseases requires contact with semen. In the case of HIV, however, contact with genital secretions is required. Furthermore, the infectious requires... Read more »