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Odds Of Getting Hiv With One Time Exposure To Hiv Positive

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HIV from one time exposure, no ejaculation

Hi. After being with the same partner for 5 years and ending it, 3 weeks ago I had unprotected sex with a man I KNOW to be extremely promiscuous. This is the first time in my life I've not used a condom with a new partner, and I am really...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there,Since it was a one-time occurrence, the risk was low. To put a number on it... the risk for receptive vaginal sex is .08%, which is equivalent to 1 transmission per 1,250 exposures. I'm confident your 90 day test will be negative.In... Read more »

it takes only one time (HETEROSEXUAL TRANSMISSION) (HIV TRANSMISSION AFTER ONE EXPOSURE)

This is a comment on one of the readers questions asking if you can get hiv by penetrating a woman who has hiv just ONE time when not wearing a condom, in other words not practising safe sex. One time. Yes you can, I did it one time and got it I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thank you for writing in and sharing your story. It's amazing how many heterosexual guys do not believe they are at risk for HIV. Obviously our HIV awareness and prevention programs under the sex-phobic Bush Administration were woefully... Read more »

My odds of contracting HIV?

Heya Dr Bob,I've been reading the body for a while now and really do appreciate the constant replying you do (dont you ever get a little tired of it all?) =)I'm a 22 year old heterosexual male from Sydney (but a really horny one). I had a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex... Read more »

Odds of Different Result This Time?

Hi Dr. Bob.Here I am, 27 weeks post exposure - nearly 7 months - and I'm off for another test tomorrow. I took your advice and had one 3 months past my last exposure, which was unprotected insertive vaginal intercourse with two separate women...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi there Kerouac Guy,Welcome back to the forum. I'm delighted you are getting counseling and "it's going well" and that you are developing a more realistic and less-fearful attitude about HIV. BRAVO! I'm also extremely... Read more »
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Hallmark symptoms? Odd timing?

Posted by KenC, 1 Reply
Hello everybody. I am still learning about ARS and HIV symptoms. So please bear with me. When does oral hairy leukoplakia or candidiasis start to come in when a person has been exposed and infected to HIV? Does it occur during acute infection? ... Read more »

What r the odds?

Posted by Jockeyguy, 1 Reply
I was engaged in intercourse with a young lady in Capetown, South Africa! During the episode I kept checking to see if the condom was on, after checking at one stage I noticed about 5-10 thrusts after that it was off! What are my odds/chances of... Read more »

one exposure?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm just curious as to whether anyone contracted HIV after one exposure...I've had only one questionable incident, and I do plan to get tested after the appropriate time and although the odds are low for one exposure, I'm sure that some people have... Read more »

Odds?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Four weeks ago I had unprotected anal intercourse (I was receptive). His HIV status is unknown. Let's assume that he's positive though. I'm not going to go over all the stress I've been going through. The only so-called symptom that I've had has... Read more »