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Receiving Oral Sex Elisa

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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 depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no
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Oral sex and night sweats

On August 24, I had protected sex with a sex worker from a massage parlor. However, I briefly performed unprotected oral sex on her. I only pleasured her clitoris but I believe I still may have swallowed some vaginal fluids. Immediately, that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...condom when she gave me a bj and then during penetration I wore a condom properly all the time. But, unfortunately I gave her oral sex too, very superficial though, just the the surface of it, not for long also. My oral healt is very goood also.... Read more »


Dear doctor, you have always quoted 1 in 10,000 for unprotected oral sex with +ve partner. Is the statistics same for -ve male receiving oral from +ve female, or, -ve male giving oral to +ve female. Have just donated some days ago. C.C. from Hong...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi CC from Hong Kong,The 1 per 10,000 exposures refers to unprotected receptive oral sex (oral intercourse performed on or by an HIV-negative person, male or female, on an HIV-positive man). There are no estimated Read more »

Recieved oral sex - got tested - guess what? Thanks for helping.

I received unprotected oral sex. I tested negative today (ELISA) after two years of worry. During all that time I read these forums regularly. Yet despite all the reassuring answers, I still could not remove the worry from my mind. Yes, I was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Thanks for taking the time to share your story. Congratulations on your negative test results! By the way, yes, I did "guess what" correctly!Yabba-dabba-do!Stay well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Weeks vs. months

I had a sexual encounter(received oral sex) May 19, 1998. I tested Elisa neg. at my Dr. off. 1st week July, Tested negative via Home Access again !st week Aug. via Home Acess . Tested neg. again 3rd week of Sept. at State Health Lab(.Elisa) I tested...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I believe the amount of testing is sufficient to rule out HIV infection. You don't need another test.MH 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 »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

... Why Should You Get Tested for HIV? What Are HIV Antibody Tests? ELISA Western Blot (WB) Assay Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA) Window Period Interpretation Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...measures HIV antibodies. If you are infected, your immune system will make antibodies against HIV. The HIV antibody test (called ELISA or EIA) is one of the most reliable medical tests. Before you get the results, the test has usually been done... 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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testing NOT needed if oral sex is only exposure?

Posted by anonymouslad, 4 Replies
...Why do the experts(on this site anyway) suggest that testing for HIV is not even recommended if unprotected oral sex is the person's only possible risk? Yet there IS still a chance that HIV can be contracted this way? Surely it would be (a Read more »

why do i keep getting sick?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...In the past three months ive been with four guys. All of them unprotected oral sex. Two I just recieved, two i also gave. I got tested at about 5-6weeks and it was negative. I then gave blood a week or so later. Read more »

Risk and ELISA in 30 days

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Excuse, but I am extremely broken-hearted; I maintained a relationship with a prostitute the day July 18; she practiced me oral sex for one minute approximately and then we continue the relationship with preservative. To the 15 fair days of that... Read more »

Oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I've had unprotected oral sex with men, but never received ejaculate; and, I decided to get tested for HIV and all STD's. My problem is that I am finding Read more »