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Odds Of Infection Dried Semen

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Infection of HIV/HepB/Hep/C via blood/saliva/semen given in a cold juice.

Dearest Dr Rob, I dont understand why you dont reply to mail. I earn Rs 6,000 a month which is equal to $200 a month. I decided to save Rs 2000 eacj month from now on and accumulate atleast $100 or $200 for the donation towards your wonderful...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Rosy,I have not responded to your question because I have answered many similar queries in the past and those responses are posted in the archives. Have a look! Briefly there is no risk of HIV or hepatitis B/C from a contaminated cold juice.... Read more »

Correlation of VL in semen with VL in blood - and PRPI

Hello Dr. Holodniy,A few weeks ago I submitted two questions to which I have yet to see a reply. ... Read more »

Viral Load in Blood and Semen (VIRAL LOAD IN SEMEN VERSUS BLOOD)

Have there been any studies correlating viral loads as determined by blood analysis versus viral... Read more »
The Body PRO

Differential Phosphorylation of Zidovudine and Lamivudine (ZDT/3TC) Between Semen and Blood Mononuclear Cells (MCs) in HIV-1-Infected Men

... Differential Phosphorylation of Zidovudine and Lamivudine (ZDT/3TC) Between Semen and Blood Mononuclear Cells (MCs) in HIV-1-Infected Men (Poster 530) Authored by S. Reddy, L. Troiani, J. Kim, J. Rodriguez, Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...Cleaning equipment withbleach will kill HIV, but it may not stop Hep C. Practice safer sex. Use condoms. Do not donate blood, semen or organs. Practice safer tattooing. Do not re-use needles. Do not share razors or toothbrushes. Want more... Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract 6: HIV-1 Latent Reservoirs Exist in the Semen of HIV-infected Men

...further data to suggest that despite non-detectable plasma HIV-1 RNA levels, that replication competent proviral DNA exists in seminal fluid. Seven patients on HAART whose plasma and seminal RNA levels were below 50 copies/mL were examined for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...It is possible for either sex partner to become infected with HIV during anal sex. HIV can be found in the blood, semen, pre-seminal fluid, or vaginal fluid of a person infected with the virus. In general, the person receiving the semen is at... Read more »
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Infection from Pre-cum

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...If by chance you were exposed to pre-cum and was infected, would you seroconvert later than if you were infected by semen? What are the chances of being infected by precum with only one exposure? Read more »

hiv from infected chicken burger...?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...alright dont make fun of me for asking, but since you can get hiv from oral sex by swallowing semen, what if somebody ejaculated into one of your sandwiches at mcdonalds or any other fast food restaurant? would it be possible Read more »

Dried Semen on Prostuties Fingers

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If a prostitue has a previous clients dried semen or other fluids on their fingers and then insert them in someone a few hours later, is there a chance of infection? Read more »

infection from oral sex

Posted by Anonymous
...infection from oral sex. In addition, there seems to be little information regarding % of infection if the receiver ingests semen. Does anyone have additional information on this? thanks. Read more »