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Odds Of Infection Broken Condom

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condom broke in vaginal intercourse, possibility of infection?

Hello Dr Frascino, First of all I would to thank you for providing scientific and accurate information on the Internet. Im a man of 30 years in good health. I had last Friday a sexual intercourse with a girl I had met that night...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
HiThe CDC's estimated per-act risk statistic for acquisition of HIV via unprotected insertive penile-vaginal sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV infected is 5 per 10,000 exposures. Your estimated-risk would be lower, as we don't know the HIV... 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 »

Broken condom and testing

Hello Dr,I hate to bother you with my issues but I could use alittle bit of help. I am from Canada... Read more »
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Condom breakage and duration

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...pull out. Is this the same risk as unprotected sex? and 2) does duration and amount of contact with fluids play a part in infection, or can just grazing some infected fluid assure infection?? I would really appreciate answers to these... Read more »

Tonsils

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...The right one has a couple of white spots. Is this a sign of HIv. It's been a month, since a unprotected vaginal encounter (Broken Condom). I'm losing my mind............. Cheers from the U.K Read more »

what are my chances of being infected

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...may have been a bit vigourous as I am still very tender down there. Question 1 : What are my chances of contracting hiv given broken condom ? I do not know what stage it broke. Question 2 : Would the 'wash' that I gave myself afterwards have... Read more »

Flipping!!! Broken Condom

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know if there is any truth to what I have heard about a 'cocktail' one can receive to reduce any likelihood of HIV infection? If anyone knows of anything like this, please share it with me. I am absolutely sick to my stomach about... Read more »