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Man With Warts With Condom Can He Get Hiv

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AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...higher if her male sex partner is or was an injection drug user, has other sex partners, has had sex with infected people, or has sex with men. Women should protect themselves against HIV infection. Having male sex partners use condoms lowers the chance of HIV infection. See Fact Sheet 153 for more information on using condoms. Condoms also come in a female version. To be effective, male and female condoms have to be used consistently and...
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gardasil / treatment of warts / beneficial?

hiya Bob,My HIV+ boyfriend is currently suffering from anal warts (perianal and inside the anus). So far the doctors have advised to use zink-supplements and they planned to cauterise the internal and external warts.I'm wondering if gardasil might...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Gardasil, hopefully to prevent acquiring HPV from your boyfriend.Dr. BobHPV vaccine for (adult) men? Dec 22, 2009Dear Dr, I'm HIV+ undetectable 43 y/o man. I understand having anal sex (sometimes unprotected), especially as the receptive partner,... Read more »

Warts - very scared!

Hello Dr. Bob! Can I please ask a question? I had two warts removed from my butt on Friday. My question is - everyone says that a man that gets a wart on his butt has done anal sex. I did not - can I ask though if it would be possible to get it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...if someone is infected with an HPV. People who don't have any signs or symptoms of HPV infection can transmit the infection. Condoms do not totally prevent transmission of HPV. HPV can be transmitted from person to person by direct contact with... Read more »

HIV ANAL WART (Human Papillomavirus (HPV))

HIi have just been told by my doc i have an anal wart, im realley scared about HIV and i always use a condom so does the other guy, i dont know how ive got this wart if we both use protection(several partner) is there any risk of me getting HIVBEN
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Ben,Anal warts are caused by HPV (human papilloma virus). Unlike HIV, HPV can be transmitted by mere skin-to-skin contact. Condoms cover your tallywhacker, but when you're in the saddle pounding Read more »

worried sick of HIV

Hi, Dr. Bob I just want to say that I think you are a life saver to the worried wart community. I have a quick question that I need help with, I will be willing to make a donation to you. I had protected vaginal intercourse with a man and during...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,"Protected" vaginal sex with or without a herpetic lesion is indeed protected, if the latex condom was used properly and did not fail, Testing is not necessary in my opinion. Thanks for your donation ( Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...What Is HPV? There are over 100 viruses known as human papilloma virus (HPV). They are common. One study found HPV in 77% of HIV-positive women. HPV is transmitted easily during sexual activity. It is estimated that 50% of all sexually active... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

... Consistent and correct use of the male latex condom reduces the risk of sexually transmitted disease (STD) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. However, condom Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...1130-1136. (2008.) Cichock, Mark, RN, "The Dangers of Anal Cancer -- The Silent Killer in Men with HIV" University of Michigan HIV/AIDS Treatment Program, Dec, 2008. Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. "Cancer-causing virus may... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condoms and STDs: Fact Sheet for Public Health Personnel

...Genital Ulcer Diseases and HPV Infections Selected References Introduction Consistent and correct use of male latex condoms can reduce (though not eliminate) the risk of STD transmission. To achieve the maximum protective effect,... Read more »
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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? Read more »

question, need advice

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies going to become public soon. I am not worried about that very much as I am beginning to speak publicly about living with HIV, my question is How do I tell the people I work with. I work in healthcare and it is suprising how little my... Read more »

Fear of having HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply worried that maybe in the year between the time he and his wife got a divorce he may have slept with women and not used a condom. He told me that his ex wife and I were the only ones he had ever had sex without a condom with. I also asked him... Read more »

Am I Just Paranoid?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... On Jaunuary 5th I had PROTECTED sex with a man that I've known off and on for the last seven years. As far as I know, the condom didn't break or leak. Also, as far as I know, this man has never had unprotected sex, doesn't use drugs and hasn't... Read more »