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Itchy Testicles After Touching Used Condom Sign Of HIV AIDS

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HIV and condoms

Hello Dr. Bob! I was curious as to what the risks were of contracting HIV while using a condom. I'm a female who has recently become involved in a sexual relationship with a new boyfriend. He told me he doesn't have any STD's, but I have always been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...effective in the "real world" because they frequently are not used properly and rarely they break. In some real-world (real-bedroom?) studies, condom efficacy is in the range of 85% to 90%, again primarily due to improper condom technique. See... Read more »

Dr. Bob Please help me before I mutilate my body parts..............(PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

Dr. BobHello hope all is well with you. Dr. Bob im going crazy. I had an issue with an escort... Read more »

Congratulations !! You are a minority now ... (CONDOM EFFICACY 2009)

Hi Doc, Probably my last query was a bit long. I will cut it short now (Not too short). I had... Read more »
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What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
...on into the 8th week. I have no rash, boils or anything else apart from the itch. Could this be ARS or just a result of stress? Should I test for HIV? Sorry for the long post but please help me before I completely lose my mind. Read more »

31 days test

Posted by Roper2008, 1 Reply
...just late August got me so worried. Cracking headache, Diarrhea, Very Dry Sore Throat, Swollen glands in neck, Dry cough,Non itchy Rash on neck area, fatigue, aching body all over and a very high fever!!! this happened in the space of one week,... Read more »

HIV FROM CONDOMS AFER FACT?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...pulls the condom off and you play around for around 10 minutes he puts his penis in you for a couple of seconds (about 2 inches)? Read more »

hiv,condoms,std's...ect

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...First question, should you have your partner tested for Hiv even though you are going to use condoms? Can a Std as Herpes be transmitted even if a condom is on and there are no sores present? And what about warts? Can you be protected Read more »