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Odds Of Infection Protected Anal Sex

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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
...risk provides information about relative risk rather than actual risk applicable to a specific encounter. Unprotected insertive anal sex with a poz partner (6.5 per 10,000 exposures) is, for example, much riskier than unprotected receptive oral... Read more »

% of MSM HIV transmission from protected anal sex magnetic couple

Hey Dr. BobThanks for all your great work! I'm in a magnetic relationship, and I was just curious... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV Transmission

...activities are most likely to cause HIV transmission when safer sex isn't used? Listed from most to least risky: Receptive anal sex ("bottoming"): This remains the most risky activity, due to the likelihood of small tears in the rectum... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Circumcision Status and HIV Infection Among Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men in Three U.S. Cities

...Circumcision was found not to be associated with a reduced likelihood of HIV infection among men who engaged in unprotected insertive anal sex and not unprotected receptive anal sex. "In these cross-sectional data, there was no evidence that... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...lubricated condoms. Since N-9 condoms may cause irritation, they should not be used. Products with N-9 should NEVER be used for anal sex. Taking Care of Yourself Until microbicides are available, the best way to protect yourself and your... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

AIDS Vaccines

...infection. These are substances that could be applied as a cream or gel by women or men to prevent HIV infection during vaginal or anal sex. Several microbicides are currently being tested. Next Steps Experts agree that a safe and effective... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Had brief protected anal sex with a female pro in France. Then put on a new condom and received oral sex. Finally removed condom and finished with a hand Read more »

ORAL SEX...MY INFECTION

Posted by redribbon, 1 Reply
...huge icebergs and information regarding HIV, I decided that it was something I would never catch. I always used condoms for anal sex and never allowed anyone to ejaculate into my mouth. I never had a condom split on me and wouldn?t even kiss if i... Read more »

Am I infected

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had anal sex with another man. I am a gay male and a bottom. We used a condom and he did not ejaculate. Could I still be infected??? Pls Read more »

Unprotected Sex with an HIV infected Female

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...female partner (4/5 times) who has today kindly anounced to me she is HIV positive. During those 4 or 5 times, we also engaged in Anal sex on one occasion. I don't believe, I had any cuts or sores on my penis at the time. Unfortunately I've... Read more »