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Probability Of Getting AIDS From Giving Oral

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The Well Project

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

...preventthe transmission of herpes infections, there is no proof that it will preventthe transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact withblood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increasesif you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in themouth. Find alternatives Try massage or mutual masturbation. Use a...
Ask the Experts

Truth about oral sex and hiv - mixed messages received from a test counselor (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2010)

I have been tested at 3 months, 6 months and a year all negative. I was told that I should test up until six months from a possible exposure. The year test was the start of yearly testing I want to begin as part of my routine exams. I also tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact with blood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increases if you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in the mouth.... Read more »

oral sex (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2011)

my boyfriend is HIV positive and I am not, he tells me that because of his undetectable status having oral sex will not affect me. I need to know if this is so
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact with blood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increases if you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in the mouth.... Read more »

Please post this (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX, 2010)

because it is rarely asked (actually often asked but rarely posted). I gave a BJ and got cum in my mouth (all other posts claim no cum in mouth). No straight guy question about lap dances, but a real risk. What are my risks of HIV?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the transmission of HIV.)Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact with blood.Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission increases if you have bleeding gums, ulcers, cuts, sores, or infections in the... Read more »

Sick of Oral Sex Questions (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dr. Bob: I am an Emergency Room doctor, last week I had someone asked me wither being the insertive partner of oral sex (getting sucked) is a risk for HIV, I said no. Some of my colleagues said yes, we decided to debate this out like academics (I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is known that oral sex involves less of a risk than unprotected anal sex or unprotected vaginal sex.How risky is oral sex?The likelihood that HIV is transmitted from an HIV-positive person to an HIV-negative person depends on the type of contact... Read more »
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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

What Is HIV?

...the actions taken against you), that put you at risk. Answer the following questions: Have you ever had vaginal, anal, or oral sex without a condom? Have you ever shared needles or syringes to inject drugs (including steroids or hormones)? ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...There are no documented cases of HIV being transmitted by tears or saliva, but it is possible to be infected with HIV through oral sex or in rare cases through deep kissing, especially if you have open sores in your mouth or bleeding gums. For... 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 »
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How IS it possible?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I just read a post on AIDSMEDS and it is from a newly infected gay guy and he says he never performed oral sex and he never received anal and he only gave anal and always wore a condom and he tested positive. Therefore, I am screwed 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 »

General questions

Posted by movingon, 3 Replies
...craving a joint ! I dont crave for a ciggarette, just a joint. Will the odd joint cause me harm ? Lastly, how unsafe is oral sex ? My wife and i used to enjoy lots of oral sex, but since i got my diagnosis, we dont do it anymore, and its... Read more »

Received Oral Sex With Sore on Penis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I know that this sounds completely typical as I am probably just worried-well, but what is the likelihood of contracting HIV from receiving unprotected oral sex with a sore on my penis due to excessive masturbation? I called the CDC Read more »