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RUNNING OUT OF TIME - Condom breakage during sex with a Prostitute

Dr. Bob,The VA does not do PEP for situations like this and I need to know if PEP is warranted in a situation like this. I am at the 29th hour right now and am getting really nervous.Briefly - I was having sex at a Massage parlor in Philadelphia and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...proper condom techniques in the archives of this forum.Good luck. Remember, the odds are very much in your favor that you did not contract HIV from your massage with benefits.Dr. Bob Read more »

my second time asking, HIV from BJ? Have Symptoms.

Hi Dr. Bob,I understand you are a very busy person and don't have enough words to tell you how... Read more »

Risk of HIV contraction after protected sex with prostitute

Hi,I recently went to a massage parlour in macau and one thing led to another and had protected sex... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the most common mode of transmissionamong women in the US. Nearly three quarters of HIV+ women contracted the virusthrough sex with an HIV+ man. Heterosexual sex is also the main source of HIVtransmission for women... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...drugs or alcohol. The presence of certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can significantly increase one's chances of contracting HIV infection. A person who has both HIV infection and certain STDs has a greater chance of infecting others... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...herbal preparations used for depression that include St. Johns wort should not be taken with some HIV medications. Meditation, massage, yoga, breathing, and relaxation exercises are all alternative therapies that may help you feel better.... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...narcotics may be considered. Other treatments can include: Topical lidocaine patch called Lidoderm Acupuncture, massage, yoga, hypnosis, and meditation A visit to the podiatrist to discuss how to care for your feet and whatshoes... Read more »
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broken condom/hiv risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...seconds the condom broke and i immediately pulled out and washed myself and am worried sick. it has been 7 weeks now and i did not contract any stds as i got tested and was all clear this week..which i was told is a good thing. i am so worried... Read more »

uhoh, I think I'm in trouble

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...was still protected. I also noticed I had some of her vaginal fluids on the part of my penis that wasn't protected. Can I contract HIV this way? I had not cuts or sores on the base of my penis. Read more »

New worried male

Posted by TorturedSpirit, 1 Reply
...Hi all.... I had unprotected (condom broken) sex with a massage theripest girl(uknown statue) last august, now im in my 6th week, no symptoms till now, I read alot of information on this site, Read more »

Scared to Death

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...if I offended anyone, but this forum didn't show up in my browser window. I am scared to death. Twelve days ago I visited a massage parlour in Toronto. I was on my back, the Japanese attendant had applied baby oil to my penis, and was kneeling... Read more »