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Itchy Red Spots After Swallowing Blood Sign Of HIV AIDS

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HIV Infection via swallowing blood?

Dear Dr. Bob,My husband and I are aid workers in Tanzania, where the prevalence of AIDS is greater than 10% in the city we work (Dar es Salaam). He was involved in a car accident on Friday and the taxi driver's blood went into his mouth. He has no...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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...Hi Noel,Your husband's HIV-acquisition risk remains extremely slight. There is no indication the cab driver was virally enhanced. You don't mention how Read more »

Chance of HIV in swallowing urine

My new girlfriend urinated in my mouth during orgasm. I ended up swallowing some. We have been practicing safe sex and not exchanging fluinds. Any chance of STD's from this?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Urine is a sterile fluid and therefore not a risk for STDs, including HIV, unless it contains visible blood.Dr. Bob Read more »

1 year after swallowing hiv+

Dr. Bob, I must say I was lucky not to seroconvert after accidentally swallowing semen of my hiv+ partner (he disclosed after). I took the tests and now it would seem I'm out of danger.Thank you for helping me rationalize the real danger I've put...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Italian Surgeon,Thanks for your thanks and the cyber-hug! Surgeon, eh? That could come in handy if I ever need a little nip and tuck.Stay well colleague!Ciao,Dr. Bob Read more »

Oral Sex with HIV+ & Swallowing

Dear Dr.I just came across yuor website and found it very informative as well as at times amusing; not that I'm making fun of any situation, but you gotta admit it: "eyelashes enlargement" being a sign of HIV is a stretch.Anyway, I'm reaching out to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...However, once you've got a mouthful of liquid protein, perhaps the best advice is to get rid of it either by spitting it out or swallowing it quickly. Is one method safer than the other? Most guides would recommend spitting over swallowing, but... Read more »
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