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Odds Of Getting HIV Vaginal Sore

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AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...control methods do not protect against HIV. Women who use intravenous drugs should not share equipment. Women should discuss vaginal problems with their health care provider, especially yeast infections that don't go away or vaginal ulcers (sores). These could be signs of HIV infection. Women planning pregnancy should seek care prior to becoming pregnant to ensure good health and assess their HIV status.
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Can scabies mite carry hiv and make infection ?

Dear Doctor...Thanks for your time.Some 3 months back I met with a sex worker in INDIA/Bangalore.I din't do any vaginal/anal/oral sex.She did only the hand job.I was protected with latex condom during the act.I observed the scars in between her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Scabies mites, similar to all other biting and blood-sucking little creepy crawlers cannot transmit HIV/AIDS. See below.Dr. BobAids and Fleas Nov 8, 2010Hello Dr.Bob I have a question a bit strange but it really happened to me: Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Saliva is not considered to be an HIV transmission risk unless it contains visible blood. See below.Dr. BobDr. Bob, very worried. Saliva came in touch with open wound,Nov Read more »

odds of vaginal transmission of HIVq

Straight, married guys goes to "legal brothel" in Reno, NV, condom not on when finished (not sure when it slipped off) after 4 weeks took test, no results yet (in middle of freak out stage) and have sore throat, but nothing terrible. My anxiety...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...freaked should you be by losing your protection in Butterscotch's Bermuda Triangle? The estimated per-act risk for acquiring HIV from unprotected (or lost protection) insertive penile-vaginal sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is 5... Read more »

Does it sound like I can have HIV?

Hi Dr. Bob,First of all I just wanted to say you do such a good job with answering everyones questions. Its nice how you throw some humor in too lighten the mood. 6 days ago I had a real fun night until the end. I went down on a 22 year old...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...respond to your direct questions:1.No.2."Symptoms" or "no symptoms" does not affect the estimated-risk statistics for acquiring HIV from a particular type of sexual activity.3.Nope.Your HIV risk is unprotected cunnilingus and unprotected... Read more »
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hiv question

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...If hiv is so fragile and can't be caught easiliy only under certain circumstances. what are those certain circumstances? Does the viral Read more »

Unprotected Sex with an HIV infected Female

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...extremely worried after having unprotected sex with a female partner (4/5 times) who has today kindly anounced to me she is HIV positive. During those 4 or 5 times, we also engaged in Anal sex on one occasion. I don't believe, I had any cuts or... Read more »

What are my odds???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...protected vaginal sex with prostitutes, oral a few times unprotected. I cannot deal with the consequenses of possibly being hiv positive, so I worry...and worry. I'm always looking in my mouth for red spots, and white spots, and looking at my... Read more »

Question for Gary about risk

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...beware of vaginal fluids and no infections or else in my mouth). This was my only unsafe sex encounter during my life. I had HIV-like-symptoms after 1 week and 6 weeks. What are my changes to became HIV-infected knowing 8 weeks negative??? Thank... Read more »