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Precum Touching Vagina And HIV Transmission Risk

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...When used properly, latex products offer the best possible barrier against HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases . Lubricant Use of lubricants can make sexual penetration more comfortable and may also help reduce the risk of condom breakage during sex. With latex condoms, however, be sure to use a water-based lubricant. Do not use baby oil or other oil-based lubricants. These may cause the condom to be ineffective. In addition,...
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i beg you for a breif answer

dr bobpls understand my pain and answr breifly.i dont mean to take your time.sorry for everything.i had encouter with a girl and we both were in excitement so i was leaking precum due to excitement and my tip of the penis(uthera) just touched her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...would read the archives, as I've answered similar concerns in the past and my response is always the same.Your HIV transmission risk seems low based on the information provided, but I have no way of actually knowing if HIV-infected vaginal fluids... Read more »

Please help us, Calvin!

Dear Calvin, I have written with this question several times and cannot get a response from Dr. Bob. Could you please help my wife and me? A week ago, while out of town, I spent time with a stripper in one of those back rooms. Here is what...
Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Response from Calvin Spinks. M.A.

Saint Louis Effort for AIDS
...direct contact with the bodily fluids that transmit HIV. Also, you didn't participate in any behaviors that would place you at risk. There has to be specific behaviors that place you at risk, as well as a way for the virus to enter your... Read more »

Is there any risk?

This question may sound a bit strange, but can HIV be transmitted from vaginal fluid even though penetrative vaginal sex wasn't carried out? Meaning, can HIV be transmitted from a woman to a man just by the vagina brushing/touching against the penis...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...It's possible that HIV could be transmitted that way, but highly, highly unlikely. HIV is transmitted through penetrative anal, vaginal, and oral sex.RMK Read more »

Vaginal Touching

Can you get the HIV Virus from touching or inserting a finger into someone's vagina?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...HIV virus must get into your bloodstream in order to infect you. If it does not get into your bloodstream, you would not be at risk. The skin on your hands is quite thick, and it acts as a good barrier against infection. The only time there would... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...past 2 or 3 months) are most likely to transmit HIV to others. This is when their viral load is the highest. In general, the risk of transmission is higher with higher viral loads. This fact sheet provides an overview of HIV prevention, and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...fluids , there is no risk. HIV needs to get into the body for infection to occur. Safer sex guidelines are ways to reduce the risk of spreading HIV during sexual activity. Unsafe Activities Unsafe sex has a high risk of spreading HIV. The... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...other type of activity -- kissing someone with HIV, sharing food or drinks with them, touching something an HIV-positive person touched -- there's basically no chance that whatever you did resulted in you getting HIV. If you're curious about... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...having sex) Not sharing needles Masturbation Abstention from sex Please see the sections on Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV from Sexual Activities and from Injection Drug Use for additional information. Ways in Which... Read more »
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Risks of HIV Infection

Posted by chrisenquist, 2 Replies
...the sex activity. Is there by any chance her vaginal fluid or semens(from external layer of condom) got into her own hand and touched top of the penis? 3rd: What are the risks of infection if condom breaks during intercouse with sex workers. Any... Read more »

Did I put myself in for HIV?

Posted by mybigmistake, 2 Replies
...I think I might have one many things which I feel put me at risk for HIV with several different people at many different times. I kissed them on the lips(our tongues met too)and we did mutual Read more »

Once again, the fingering culprit

Posted by imanrd3, 1 Reply
...finger into my vagina and then took it out. He did not really "finger me". I'm concerned because right before he did that, he touched his penis and got pre-cum on his finger. I'm not sure if he wiped it off before touching me. I was always... Read more »

am i in high risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have deep kissing recently (1 month ago) with a guy (stranger). because my gum and teeth bleed easily. do u think i'm in high risk of getting HIV. 5 days later, i have fever and sore throat but recover within a week. do u think i'm in high risk.... Read more »