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Is Sore On Penis A Sign Of AIDS

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Is penis size affected by HIV medications.

I have been HIV + for about 13 years and been on various medications. I went through the "normal" side effects such as kidney stones with Crixivan and diarrhea. Recently, (the last 6 months or so) I was put on Truvada which is a mixture of Viread,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Truvada causing penis shrinkage??? Dude, Truvada has been around for a decade (and FDA approved for six years). Don't you think we would have noticed Read more »

Penis Enhancement Pills And H.I.V

I WAS JUST WONDERING CAN YOU TAKE PENIS ENHANCEMENT WHILE LIVING WITH H.I.V AND AND ALSO ON MEDS??... Read more »

HIV risk from handjob on penis with genital sores present

Hi DoctorIf you answer my question I will be very grateful and donate at least 50 pounds to your... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washing Penis Soon After Sex Increases Risk of HIV Among Uncircumcised Men, Study Says

... Washing the penis minutes after sex might increase the risk of HIV infection among uncircumcised men, according to a study funded by NIH 's National Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Circumcision May Prevent Sex-Related Penis Injuries

... A recent study finds circumcised men were less likely than their uncircumcised peers to report penile cuts, abrasions, and other injuries from sex -- perhaps helping explain why circumcision is linked to a lower risk of female-to-male Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital area, including HIV. Most condoms go over a man's penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female" condom can also be used to protect... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...HIV during sex, HIV infection in blood or sexual fluids must be transmitted to someone. Sexual fluids come from a man's penis or from a woman's vagina, before, during, or after orgasm. HIV can be transmitted when infected fluid gets into... Read more »
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Skin Abrasion on Penis / HIV Transmission Risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello. I just felt compelled to share an experience regarding potential HIV expousure through a tiny skin abrasion on the penis. In a trip abroad last year, I topped for a man of unknown status. I wore a condom, but after ejaculation I noticed... Read more »

Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...a guy give me a blow job and then we masterbated each other. The thing that concerns me is that some of his cum ended on my penis when he finished. Although the cum landed in the middle on my penis, it ran to the glans of my penis. NEVER did... Read more »

HIV + from breast secretions on penis?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Does anyone know of any cases of HIV transmission from breast secretions making contact with a male penis? Read more »

Penis Pimples

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...penis or atleast i thought it was but anyways i popped w.e it was and it hurt so much and it was at first glance those pearly penile papules but it got so much bigger in size and i was jw if anyone knew what it was and if it is possible to have a... Read more »