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AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...However, it can become active again with no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can cause infections in the genital area, and HSV2 can infect the mouth area. HSV is a very common disease. Approximately 45 million people in the US have HSV...
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HIV risk from handjob on penis with genital sores present

Hi DoctorIf you answer my question I will be very grateful and donate at least 50 pounds to your admirable foundation.Basically 4 weeks ago in Thailand I visited a massage parlour. After the massage I got the sexworker to give me a handjob until I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...based on your report!First, I have no idea what "natural spots you get at the bottom of the penis" are. If indeed these were "genital sores" as you suggest, it's important to determine what the cause may be: herpes, syphilis, genital warts, etc.... Read more »

Possible Infection?

Dear Dr Ryan,I was foolish enough to enagage with a Malaysian Sex Worker. I sort of rubbed my genital around her genitals without protection but subsequently wore a condom and had sex with her. There might be a chance that during the rubbing some...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...membranes (the lining of the urethra). This typically happens during penile-vaginal intercourse without a condom, and not through "rubbing" genitals against each other. RMK Read more »

Question on oral hiv spread

Can hiv be spread simply by an infected person rubbing their genitals and then touching your mouth?
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...The answer to this question would be no, HIV cannot be spread by someone touching their genitals and then touching another person's mouth.DR Read more »

is it safe?

During my period my partner and I got sexy. No penetrative sex took place but we did rub genitals together. I am not sure if any pre-cum was expelled but he did not ejaculate as we both found the rubbing uncomfortable. However afterwards I...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...According to many sources, it does not seem that people get infected simply by rubbing or grinding their genitals with another person. While it is possible that some pre-cum got into your vaginal area, the likelihood Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections blindness. CD4 cell range: under 50. See Fact Sheet 504 . Herpes simplex viruses can cause oral herpes (cold sores) or genital herpes. These are fairly common infections, but if you have HIV, the outbreaks can be much more frequent and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Pros and Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...Creams and Ointments Creams and ointments are used for skin and nail infections. They can be used at the corners of the mouth or rubbed into affected areas of skin, including the labia. They should be applied two to four times a day by gentle and... Read more »
The Well Project

What Are Opportunistic Infections?

... Table of Contents Basic Facts Preventing and Treating OIs OIs and Women Most Common Opportunistic Infections (OIs) in HIV-Positive People Basic Facts While many viruses can be controlled by the immune system , HIV targets... Read more »
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genital ulceration days after exposure

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...not know. It did not last long... I ejaculated after about 30 seconds or so. Then I washed thoroughly. When I got home I rubbed an essential oil with antiviral properties on my penis, and even poured some into my urethra. Around 4-5 days... Read more »

So despaired now, how risky for me?

Posted by tomt, 1 Reply
I got a guy come to my place, and we played each other's cocks, then began to brush one's cock to another s anus. He tried to put his penis inside, but I didn't let it in, and I didn't put my penis inside him either. However, we put fingers inside... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...runs, we used condom while intercourse , but on the last time he pulled it out and started jerking with his lower part penis rubbing against my pussy's lip, then spread cum all over my body and external pussy with my legs opened. im not sure if... Read more »

Need some advice guidance

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...act on me. She basically just let me rub her fully clothed bottom and bear breast for 5 dollars. My fear comes in because i rubbed her breast and manipulated her nipple for a few seconds. afterward i realized that there was a small separation of... Read more »