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Reasons For Vaginal Bleeding

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...infected and cannot transmit HIV to the next human it bites. There also is no reason to fear that a mosquito or other insect could transmit HIV from one person to another through HIV-infected blood left on its mouth parts. Several reasons help explain why this is so. First, infected people do not have constantly high levels of HIV in their blood streams. Second, insect mouth parts retain only very small amounts of blood on their surfaces....
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Quick question, big worry, reasonable donation

Dear Dr.,I know there may similar cases like mine however I would love to hear your opinion as we all need such comfort and guidance.I went to a massage parlour in China, seemed like a clean place. Anyhow I was drunk, girl started give me head-job...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello K. L.,You are correct: Your question is very similar to many, many others already posted in the archives, all of which have essentially the same assessment and advice. Do you really think I would change my mind for your case? I'll be brief... Read more »

mouth ulcer while licking breast & vaginal fluids during masturbation?

Dr. Bob your awesome and I thank you for such a help to people....can u answer my query please?1. While getting a handjob a girl was nude and what if she has some vaginal fluids on her hands and her hands touched head of my penis? But yes some body...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,1. HIV risk essentially nonexistent2. HIV risk nonexistentThe only reason to even consider HIV testing would be for psychological peace of mind. Testing is not medically warranted.Thanks for the "awesome" Read more »

Cant see any other reason.

Hi Doc, The last question I asked is below. You have said there is negligible risk. Yes the condom was used properly and protected. But there is no hope now. I cant take the rash anymore. Its getting worse every hour.Everywhere I read the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,1. No.2. No.I have not altered my assessment or advice. "Regarding your rash, I suggest you see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. This is not HIV related." (See below.)Dr. BobRash everywhere. Please help soon. Aug 14, 2010Doctor... Read more »


Hi Doc, Thanks a lot for answering all of my questions, it realy helps me lot....Doc, my wife got lots of white vaginal discharge till today, before she was pregnant she never had this kind of discharges, i know that discharging do occurs during...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Dee,If your wife has a persistent vaginal discharge, she should see her gynecologist and/or HIV doctor. Being HIV positive can increase the likelihood that she could have a vaginal Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...numbers of HIV women are growing. This means that all women should beaware of the risk and be tested if there is any possible reason to think theymay have been exposed to HIV. If you test negative, you can take steps to staythat way. If you test... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...Symptoms include itching, burning, and pain around your vagina, labia, or anal area. You may also have a thick, cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge. HIV-positive women often have recurring yeast infections that are difficult to treat. You are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


...bladder or vaginal infection. The initial symptoms and signs in women include a painful or burning sensation when urinating, increased vaginal discharge, or vaginal bleeding between periods. Women with gonorrhea are at risk of developing serious... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...happen the first time you engage in a risky activity. Also, these studies were based on a specific group of people. There is no reason to believe that the results apply to other groups, or to the general population. What Activities Are Most... Read more »
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scared what if driving me nuts...

Posted by sadman, 3 Replies
...with It was a fresh cut (happened 4 hours prior) but there was a band aid on ti. The cut finger never touched her. The reason I ask is 15 days out I got a dry mouth a sore throat and a swollen lymph node on my neck. I got all the STD... Read more »

Vaginal Bleeding

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is Bleeding a symptom of HIV or Aids ? in the Vagina or Penis Read more »

Websites containt accurate info??

Posted by Worriedtoomuch, 1 Reply
...questions here. 1.) How difficult is it to transmit the HIV virus? 2.) How much blood would one need to be exposed to?? The reason I ask is quite simple, A time back, I had unprotected vaginal/oral with a girl. After the intercourse was... Read more »

Kissing a HIV- person

Posted by gordon, 9 Replies
Unless I am mistaken if you kiss a person mouth to mouth and one of you is have HIV+ and the HIV+ person has a small cut in the gums or in the mouth area. The suliva with a small potion of blood will be trasmitted, hence making the other person... Read more »