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Odds Of Infection Anal Fingering

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How does the top get infected in anal sex?

I was reading your pages on amounts of HIV in body fluids and then read about top/active partner in anal sex getting infect but it did not say how. Obviously if it was vaginal sex the top would get infected by vaginal fluid. What is the body fluid...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...than one million HIVers in the U.S. I always thought straight guys got it because vaginal fluid carried HIV better than the anus.I know you've probably talked about this before, but I'm always curious--Would you mind explaining the difference... Read more »

hepatitis infections & anal sex

I am not Hep C pos., & have been vaccinated for Hep b. My partner & I recently had anal sex are... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Anal HPV Infection Clears Quickly in Women

...Honolulu-based Cancer Research Center of Hawaii and colleagues finds that the STD linked primarily to cervical cancer may also infect the anus, though the infection appears to resolve itself quickly. "This fact may help explain why anal cancer... Read more »
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HPV, Anal Cancer and Cervical Cancer in HIV-Infected People

...pap smears annually or every other year. How is cervical cancer related to HPV? It's caused by HPV, just like it is in the anus; it's the same strains of HPV, the most common of which is called HPV-16. Over the years, we've taken the lessons... Read more »
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Anal Cancer Still a Risk to HIV-Infected Men Who Have Receptive Anal Intercourse

...The incidence of anal squamous cell carcinoma is higher in gay men, presumably because receptive anal intercourse increases exposure to and infection Read more »
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In HIV-Infected Women, Prevalence, Diversity, Persistence and Detection of New HPV Infection Is Greater in the Anus Than in the Cervix

...they mostly focused on the cervical area. This is unique, in the sense that we have an ability to compare both cervix and anus, and also saw both Pap smears and HPV information. Going forward, what are your plans? Are you doing additional... Read more »
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Insertive Anal - Definite infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does being the insertive partner in unprotected anal sex with an HIV + partner DEFINITELY mean that you will be infected. I hear all sorts of stats about this practice that sometimes Read more »

Anal sex...

Posted by vbguy1818, 1 Reply
...likelihood of contracting HIV if you had anal sex unprotected for only a few minutes and there was no ejaculation inside of the anus? Read more »

Odds of Infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Receptve anal sex 1-120 Insertive anal sex 1-1666 Receptive Oral sex 1-2500 Insertive oral sex 1-5000 Insertive Vaginal sex 1-1000 Receptive Read more »

Is this a HUGE risk for HIV infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Receptive anal intercourse that consisted of a couple of entries in and out and without ejacuation? Read more »