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Is Burning Feeling On The Tip Of The Penis A Sign Of Hiv

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Worried Sick of a possible HIV exposure

Hi Doctor BobThis is my question... I had vaginal sex with a sex worker a week ago.. I used a latex condom... It was provided by her but I remember seeing the brand name "durex" on the pack. Here's what happened... I was having vaginal intercourse...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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...Hello,The information and reassurance you request is already waiting for you in the archives! Have a look.Briefly:1. When a condom breaks, it's usually not subtle. Remember, latex condoms are really just pieces of very Read more »

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Anxiety and symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...tingling sensation at the tip of my penis and was convinced that I had an STD. For the next week I continually felt malaise and a burning sensation in my penis. Finally, exactly one week after the encounter, I had a white discharge from my... Read more »

Prolongued symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi I wonder if you could help me.. I had an unprotected sexual encounter orally.. After approx 2.5 weeks I started ti gain burning sensations on the back of my neck also a bit of stiffness. I telehoned the THT as i was wary of the exposure -... Read more »

Scared

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello all, I am very scared. I had sex with a female sex worker (protected) but, now I am feeling what seems like a burning sensation around the tip of my penis. I am worried that the condom didn't work. (no fluid leaked) I can't believe I did... Read more »

Help me!!

Posted by agny, 1 Reply
...need some help and advice. What should I do? What are the chances? After a few hours of the incident I feel a burning on the tip of my penis. Also, I am white and all of a sudden my penis is dark and where the testicles it is also dark so wierd... Read more »