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Insertive Oral Sex And Syphillis

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Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a business trip I Went into a store to grab a paper. I noticed in the back was a adult only section. In there on the side were video booths . to make a long...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...weekly grocery shopping!?!I'll reprint below some information from the archives concerning the risk of STDs from unprotected oral sex plus some additional information about syphilis (yes, it can be contracted orally, even if you don't see a... Read more »

HIV syphilis and oral sex

Please help! I am terrified! I performed oral sex on someone who contacted me three weeks later and... Read more »

unprotected-insertive oral sex at risk for hpv syphilis hepatitis herpes?

Thank you for your informative asnwers to our questions. My question is: I recently received... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Transmission of Primary and Secondary Syphilis by Oral Sex -- Chicago, Illinois, 1998-2002

...Figure 1 ). During 2000-2002, CDPH conducted interviews with persons with syphilis; some MSM reported they had engaged in only oral sex and were surprised to have acquired syphilis. In response, CDPH began collecting information on oral sex from... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
Being Alive

Syphilis -- What's All the Fuss About?

...syphilis year after year after year. So what's happening here? First of all, unlike HIV, syphilis is easily spread through oral sex. And while we all know we're supposed to use condoms for anal sex, sometimes we don't. Also, some positive guys... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis

...the rectum. Sores also can occur on the lips and in the mouth. Transmission of the organism occurs during vaginal, anal, or oral sex. Pregnant women with the disease can pass it to the babies they are carrying. Syphilis cannot be spread through... Read more »
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receiving oral sex risk?

Posted by merrywell
...Hi I received unprotected oral sex without a barrier from 2 different guys whose HIV status I'm not sure of(i'm a female). I regret what I did and feel so guilty. Read more »

STDs in Insertive Oral Sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I had an unprotected Insertive Oral Sex for a while. I want to know what STDs can transmit in this way. I have been told that SALIVA does not transmit HIV. But can Read more »

Do I Have an STD from oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...November to see if I should get tested for anything and the nurse said that you dont have to worry about clamydia/gonorhea or syphilis because she said I would have known by now. The girl said she is clean and said I could go to the doctor with... Read more »

post to read every day

Posted by nightsunami, 7 Replies
...anybody here infected by oral sex? i Read more »