Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Performing Oral Sex Scared To Death

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

HELP - very scared (concerning oral sex risk) (WHAT YOU DONT KNOW CAN KILL YOU, 2010) ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2010)

Hi Doctor, Thankyou for your help.If I were exposed, it would have been about 2 1/2 years ago, November/December of 2007. I am a heterosexual female and lost my virginity to someone with a very iffy past. We only had sex once, it was protected -...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...negligible category. Your statistics are off. The estimated per-act statistical risk for acquiring HIV from unprotected insertive oral sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV infected is 0.5 per 10,000 exposures. Your estimated statistical risk... Read more »

Please help a scared MSW student!!

Thank you for taking the time to answer my question, I am literally losing my mind. I am a master's... Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Mixed-Status Relationships From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...past year. He has brought total joy into my life. How often should I get tested for HIV? We practice safer sex, except during oral sex. I am an HIV-negative female. My boyfriend has been HIV positive for 20 years and his viral load is... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...Well Project for those seeking information on HIV or HIV Treatment: What Is HIV? HIV Transmission Safer Sex Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk? Women and HIV Pregnancy and HIV HIV Disclosure Considering HIV Treatment Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...using a condom, oil-based lube can also be used. Avoid getting semen in the body by having the man pull out before cumming. Oral Sex A number of studies have demonstrated a low but definite level of risk associated with oral sex. To make it... Read more »
Connect With Others

oral-saliva test sensitivity

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...any help for this question/problem. Seven weeks ago I had my 1st and only bisexual experience with another man. I performed oral sex on him with no ejaculation in my mouth. Of course, now I am scared to death! I have been in contact with this... Read more »

Scared to Death...Please help....

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...specialist, but fear that I will seroconvert. My question is this, has anybody been diagnosed with hiv by performing unprotected oral sex on a woman?? Does anyone know of other causes of reoccuring swollen glands/sore throat? Please help,... Read more »

scared sh**less

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...to get the views and opinions of other on an experince i had and see if i am overly concerened ok so about a year ago i had oral sex with a female of unknown status....the oral lasted only about a minute (me performing oral on her) and then we... Read more »

woops

Posted by relyt, 3 Replies
...i know. He is a good guy and i believe him when he says he is clean. I live a straight life and have a GF etc. I performed oral sex on him briefly and there was not ejaculation. However i am sure as much do to my guilt as anything I fear I will... Read more »