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Assaulted on Halloween, Bitten, Cuts on Hands

Last Saturday evening I was assaulted at Halloween party. In the course of defending myself I managed to bloody the nose of the assailant, and may have caused him to bleed elsewhere. At one point he was on top of me but I had a hold of him keeping...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...indicated.4. Evaluate and manage all PEP-related side effects and toxicities.5. Evaluate all symptoms, including potential acute retroviral syndrome symptoms, occurring during the course of PEP therapy.6. Arrange for and interpret post-PEP HIV... Read more »

first documented case from cut on hand and masterbation

Dear Dr. BodI just want to thank you for the work you are doing and i will be sending you a... Read more »

Cut on hand in steam room

Ryan,You're responses really seem to balance information and kindness. Great forum.About two weeks... Read more »
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The Well Project

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

...on a man (try the unlubricated, flavoredones). If you perform oral sex without a condom, finish up with your hand, or spitsemen out and rinse with a mouthwash rather than swallowing. Use a dental dam or cut-open... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...and if neither one of you ever has sex or shares needles (see Fact Sheet 154 ) with anyone else. Fantasy, masturbation or hand jobs (where you keep your fluids to yourself), sexy talk, and non-sexual massage are also safe. These activities... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...doesn't touch anyone else's penis, mouth, vagina, or rectum. Safe activities include kissing, erotic massage, masturbation or hand jobs (mutual masturbation). There are no documented cases of HIV transmission through wet clothing. Having sex in a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...guidelines for people with HIV: Vaccinations can increase the viral load (see Fact Sheet 125 ) for a little while. On the other hand, getting sick with the flu, hepatitis, or other preventable diseases would be much worse. Do not measure... Read more »
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please help me. deep kiss and cuts .

Posted by ind234567, 2 Replies
...of being HIV infected. during the sex, we had deep hard kissing for 5 minutes or so and it resulted in my lips getting minor cuts and scratches. now i believe the girl did it on purpose to infect max no of people. im scared now. at the time of... Read more »

HIV risk from a handshake with a tiny cut

Posted by mountainman1970, 1 Reply
...much of it at first, but after i remmbered i had a tiny cut on my index finger from either the day before or 2 days before the handshaking. anyway, the cut was not bleeding and i didnt notice any blood or cut places on the barber mans hand. the... Read more »

Scratching a cut and sex

Posted by grcboy30, 1 Reply
...question is I used a damp soapy washcloth the wipe around gential area before discarded condom. I can't remember if I washed my hands and am a little worried if after (5-10 mins) I scratched a scab on my leg. I can't remember if I did or not. ... Read more »

cut on head rubbed by stripper

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...earlier. There are stains on my pants, meaning that she was obviously aroused or even worse--menstruating. Am I at risk from her hands, which touched herself, then touching my head with the cut on it. Please help me. I am freaking out. Read more »