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Is It Possible To Get HIV From Touching Vagina

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Is it possible to get HIV like this? Worried!!! HELP!

I hope to donate money to your good cause. 8 years ago when I was in 3rd grade, this 3rd grade girl persuaded me to touch her vagina and breasts. That's all that I did, no fingering or anything. And then I believe she touched my penis. Is it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,You're worried about a little touchy-feely incident in the 3rd grade??? Dude, you would only have been eight-years-old. Frevinsakes!!!!As for "I am sort of a hypochondriac," Read more »

Can I get HIV from vaginal fluids touching my balls?

Hi there Doc,I love this site and everything you do man...stops idoits like me from going out of... Read more »

Is it possible to get HIV like this?

Dr, I wish to donate good money to your cause.This is a follow-up to a question I had asked a few... Read more »
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...other type of activity -- kissing someone with HIV, sharing food or drinks with them, touching something an HIV-positive person touched -- there's basically no chance that whatever you did resulted in you getting HIV. If you're curious about... Read more »
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Condoms

...activity. Condoms can protect the mouth, vagina or rectum from HIV-infected semen. They can protect the penis from HIV-infected vaginal fluids and blood in the mouth, vagina, or rectum. They also reduce the risk of spreading other sexually... Read more »
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Stopping the Spread of HIV

...Neither one of you gets exposed to HIV through drug use or other activities. Oral sex has a lower risk of infection than anal or vaginal sex, especially if there are no open sores or blood in the mouth. See Fact Sheet 152 for information on... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...is it possible for an indirect transmittion, if my hand touch some Hiv vagina fluid and then touch on the head of penis? Read more »

Blood Donation - Should I? Can I?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Since my last test (where I tested negative) the only "sex" I have had was having a man "grind" himself against by butt and some touching with his hand near my vagina. The rest was just feeling and kissing. Can I donate blood tomorrow and not... Read more »

Once again, the fingering culprit

Posted by imanrd3, 1 Reply
...finger into my vagina and then took it out. He did not really "finger me". I'm concerned because right before he did that, he touched his penis and got pre-cum on his finger. I'm not sure if he wiped it off before touching me. I was always... Read more »

Risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...but I hear that you cant contract HIV from that. First off, during sex I noticed that she had a scab on her leg and I know it touched against my leg, but I did not notice any blood on myself. Is it possible to get HIV from this? Next, after we... Read more »