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Condom broken with prostitute, should I get PE?

Dear Doctor,I had sex with a prostitute and the condom broke. The sex lasted 8-10 minutes, thinking back the condom must have broke almost immediately. Less than 12 hours passed since then.She claims that she is negative and was tested recently.I...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello Alex and thanks for your post.If you've had a potential exposure to HIV (as you may have had), then non-occupational exposure prophylaxis (nPEP) guidelines would suggest treatment, if treatment can be initiated with 72 hours of the event. ... Read more »

Anal, Broken Condom

I am a male Expat working in Delhi, India. I am in my early 30's and would not consider my sexual... Read more »

Update from Broken Condom in Bangkok Guy (September)

Update on Broken Condom in Bangkok Guy!Hi Dr Bob, As promised just writing back with to say thanks... Read more »
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Under the Radar: July 22

...individuals who are infected with both HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) may be more likely to develop osteoporosis and sustain bone fractures than individuals who are infected with only HIV or HCV. 1 Because bone mineral density loss is a hot... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

...won't handle it. If you feel the condom break at any point during sexual activity, stop immediately, withdraw, remove the broken condom, and put on a new condom. Ensure that adequate lubrication is used during vaginal and anal sex, which... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People Might Be at Increased Risk of Bone Fractures, Study Finds

... As HIV-positive people live longer primarily because of antiretroviral treatment, they might face an increased risk of bone fractures, researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital reported last week, Xinhua/Individual.com reports.... Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

How to Use Condoms Correctly

...diseases, but can in some circumstances actually increase the risk of HIV. 5. If you feel the condom break -- or think it may be broken -- withdraw immediately. Throw the condom away and use a new condom. 6. After you ejaculate, hold the condom... Read more »
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Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...Well here is my situation had exposure in mid may 2009 with Commercial Sex Worker (CSW) condom broke ,had rapid test in June and August 2009 all came out negative. had Elisa (elecsys) test for HIV 1 and 2 endsept 2009 Read more »

broken condom - 30 seconds - broken lives

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...People, A broken condom followed by 30 seconds of exposure in vaginal sex(insertive) & this is what I have. I think following list speaks Read more »

broken condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What are the risks if a condom breaks, and contact was only for 1-2 seconds before withdrawal. My contact was with a sex worker and the condom broke. She heard Read more »

Flipping!!! Broken Condom

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi Folks, Hope all is well with everyone-- I am flipping out right now. I had sex last night with this man and the condom busted. I am going to planned parenthood to get emergency contraception as I stopped taking the pill a month ago. I... Read more »