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Per Episode Risk Receptive Anal

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scared about anal sex

hello dr. bob. i had a kind scary experience yesterday. I started out having protected vaginal sex and it was great. then we started to have anal intercourse, protected. but i heard a crumble in my partner's hand. he had withdrawn from me and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The risk for HIV transmission per episode of receptive penile-anal sexual exposure with a partner known to be HIV positive is estimated to be between 0.1% and 3.0%. Your estimated risk would be Read more »

sex with an hiv positive.

is it possible to have sex with someone who has hiv and might not get contracted? Read more »

Anal sex hiv risk

Hi Bob;I have been worried sick about a gay encounter i had a few months ago.I was very curious... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Drugs Haven't Changed HIV Risk With Anal Sex

...Although highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) can lower HIV in the blood to undetectable levels, it does not reduce the risk of contracting the virus during a single act of unprotected anal sex, according to a new study of men who have... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Factors Associated With Event-Level Anal Sex and Condom Use During Anal Sex Among Adolescent Women

... In the current study, the team set out to examine the distribution of and factors associated with event-level heterosexual anal sex, and of event-level condom use during anal sex, in a group of adolescent women. A total of 387 women, ages 14... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...transmitted infection. 2 There are over 100 different types of HPV, although only several strains are believed to increase the risk of cancer. Approximately 75% of all sexually active adults acquire HPV, often within the course of early... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Problematic Alcohol Use and HIV Risk Among Black Men Who Have Sex With Men in Massachusetts

...increased odds of problem drinking were depressive symptoms (CES-D 16+); one or more episodes of serodiscordant unprotected anal sex during the last sexual encounter with a casual male partner; and one or more episodes of unprotected anal or... Read more »
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What do you think of these risk ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...bleeding and there was no pain felt at the time of the cut or during the time of penetration. Where you you put this episode n term of risk assessment? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is it possible to catch the HIV virus from your fingers/penis coming into contact with vaginal fluid whilst removing a condom? Say if you had small cuts on your fingers like you would get if you bit your nails? or if the fluid came into contact with... Read more »

what are the chances...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
What are the chances of contracting HIV from A. unprotected oral sex with no ejaculation B. brief (less than 5 minutes) of unprotected intercourse with pull-out (definitely no sperm near or in my body) I've been having some ARS symptoms like... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Four weeks ago I had unprotected anal intercourse (I was receptive). His HIV status is unknown. Let's assume that he's positive though. I'm not going to go over Read more »