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Percent Chance Of Hiv From Oral Sex

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What is the chance of me getting HIV from oral sex?

Hi had sex safe with a guy but had oral sex with the same guy he never ejeculated in my mouth or anything. And he also went down on me. Am i at any risk of getting HIV? Also when should I take a test to get a accurate result? 8 weeks or 12 weeks ? ...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

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HiThe risk of HIV transmission with oral sex is extremely low. It is even reasonable to state that for the person receiving oral sex (that is on whom oral sex is being performed) the risk of acquisition of the virus is practically zero. For the... Read more »

4 months unprotected sex with hiv+ women (under ART). Chances of hiv?

Hello,I am married to a HIV+ women. This happened unknowingly and she believes she contracted the... Read more »

What do 96 percent statistics mean?

My partner is HIV + and I am negative. As soon as he was diagnosed, he initiated treatment and... Read more »
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whats my chance of getting AIDS by giving oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
About 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?

This is the most... Read more »

oral sex and chances of getting disease

Posted by yasar2040, 1 Reply
Hi,

I am a married man, my wife does not like to have oral sex. But I have been really crazy about it.

I had taken a massage service by a lady, out of excitement I paid extra money and asked lady to massage private part. I also touched my tongue to... Read more »

any chance of not having hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had unprotected sex 2 years ago with a sex worker. Now I have oral thrush and shingles. Should I just go right to having CD counts and viral loads done because I know I have it and really don't need the test?
Thanx Read more »

What are my chances to be infected with HIV?

Posted by peterxx, 1 Reply
Hi, I am new here. And like the new members here I am worried about my HIV status. Here is my story. I had sex with my girlfriend(oral and vaginal). Once while we were doing our foreplay I penetrated into her vagina without condom. (Just for less... Read more »