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If You Contracted A Std What Are Your Chances Of Having Hiv

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Chance of contracting hiv

Hi. About a week ago I unfortunately had my first one night stand. Typically I'm always in a relationship if i were to have sex. When me and this guy stArted to engage in intercourse, we used a condom. About half way through, he took it off,...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

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Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,It <i>would</i> be too early. We say to wait around 3 months to get a conclusive test result..But keep this in mind: vaginal sex, while risky for STDs/HIV, sounds a little less risky in your case since he was... Read more »

nonoxynol-9 increased the chance of getting STD ?

Hello Dr. Bob !I have a question : Does nonoxynol-9 condoms allow transmission of viruses ??? How... Read more »

Chances of contracting HIV

I recently exposed to a risk of contracting HIV. On the 22nd of Dec 2012 involved a protected sex... Read more »
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Chances of contracting

Posted by giambi25, 1 Reply
If you sleep with somebody(unprotected vaginal) who is hiv+ what are the chance of becoming pos? Also what does oral thrush look like?

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Chances of Cotraction

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I wrote this post below too but I dont know if anyones going to see it but Ive been wondering what the chances of contracting the virus if youve only had sex with the person once? i am a male also and and my partner was a female?I also did contract... Read more »

what are the chances...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
What are the chances of contracting HIV from

A. unprotected oral sex with no ejaculation
B. brief (less than 5 minutes) of unprotected intercourse with pull-out (definitely no sperm near or in my body)


I've been having some ARS symptoms like prolonged... Read more »

hiv and other std stuff

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi all. Im a 37 yr old gay male from Argentina. I was diagnosed as hiv+ almost a year ago. Fortunately my clinical status is fine and I dont need treatment yet. As soon as I was diagnosed, my doctor indicated a series of lab routines, and VDRL... Read more »