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If A Condom Breaks Can You Get Hiv

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2nd time i m askin condom break while on sex I am HIV +.

I ve been on ART Viraday. diagnose HIV on the month of August 2012 with cd4 240 before starting the ART. My wife is negative and we deliver a baby which is 2 months old. we had sex on 28th january and my condom break before ejaculation ( she told me...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

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Hi there:Since you did not ejaculate inside of your wife, the risk was lowered. If the incident happened LESS than 72 hours ago, your wife could start a course of PEP. The link below has more information on PEP. Again, it must be started within 72... Read more »

HIV testing after condom breaking

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Condom Breaking

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Condom Breaks

Posted by innocent2008
Please i wanna ask a question..because this case happens to many people when we're doing sex with a partner and condom breaks while we're in action...Does this present a great RISK of transmission of HIV ? and can anyone please tell me the... Read more »

Condom Break Continuation

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Ok everyone I have lost my mind wondering about this, let me ask you this. We started out with very heavy open mouth kissing with tounge and lip sucking. I do not know if she had any ulcers in her mouth, none that I could see at least and I would... Read more »

Condom Break

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Would a condom have to break pretty obviously to have any risk of transmitting, because I had protected sex with someone a month ago, with some heavy open mouth kissing for hours with lots of lip and tounge sucking and fingering and I am loaded with... Read more »

how my heart is breaking

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I found out that my boyfriend was HIV+, and I married him last saturday, but the more I read and the more I learn the more pain I feel. I wonder what kind of behavoir was he into? I wonder how will I be able not to kiss him, I dread the day that we... Read more »