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Penis Discharge Worried It Could Be HIV

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Mutual j/o with some hiv+ semen present on uncircumcized penis

Dear dr. Bob, I would like you assesment of the risk from the following activities. I had three partners recently, with neither of which I engaged in any sort of anal or oral sex insertive or receptive sex.Partner A: hiv+, on retroviral medications....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...worrisome for or suggestive of HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). If my reassurance is not sufficient for you to shake your worries, get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark from the time of your last potential exposure. The... Read more »

Condom breakage has gotten me Worried

DocI live in Thailand, and have regularly visited massage parlors here and engaged in sexual... Read more »

HIV/STD risk from body to body massage

Hi Doctor,I recently visited a massage parlor for a body massage. The masseuse applied oil all over... Read more »
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...hamper the fight against AIDS," NPR reports. The piece examines the situation in other African countries and efforts to promote HIV prevention and treatment among MSM. "Gay people forced underground in Africa are unlikely to seek counseling and... Read more »
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Still worried, helpful clues as to my problems?

Posted by detino04, 5 Replies
...should just be able to walk in and get a blood test right? I have no med insurance, just a poor college student =( Anyways, I'm worried, I've looked really closely at the head of my penis, there's about 10 little little red dots on the top, all... Read more »

Worried over nothing? I hope...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...frequently than normal. A day later I developed pain in my lower back around my kidney area. Two days after that I had a slight clear discharge and went to the clinic. Thinking at first I had a UTI (As my penis had been submerged in tainted... Read more »

HIV/STD or paranoia?

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
...don't remember any blood or pus etc getting on my penis. Well after the the event I was nervous she had an STD. I have OCD so I worry alot. She told me not to freak out and that she could get a doctors note. I told her dont worry. In November I... Read more »

2 issues...need your opinion.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...friction of mansturbation aggraves it from time to time. while irritated does not hurts, i just feel is there, when pressed, a discharge(like the one you get wen you shaved) come oout from one of the closest hair follicule. if i take antibiotics... Read more »