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Rectal Beeding During Seroconversion

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insertive issues (Rectal secretions from men who have sex with men contain more HIV than blood or semen) (ANAL MUCOUS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

I have a hard time believing as an exclusive TOP that I contracted this virus through anal juice sneaking up my urethra while servicing a bottom. I'll bet one way a top more likely gets infected and probably what happened to me was topping a guy who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...bottom-boy unprotected anal sex is risky business. I should also point out several studies have found very high levels of HIV in rectal mucosa secretions (anal mucous). (See below.) Heads up top guys! Shield your rocket or keep it in your... Read more »

Rectal Bleeding... very scared PLEASE HELP!! DR.B

Hello DR.Bob... I have a very short question... Does HIV cause Rectal Bleeding? Or can it be a... Read more »

Rectal Bleeding

Approximately one cup of blood came out of my rectum while using the bathroom, the anamoly is there... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Why Rectal Douches May Be Acceptable Rectal-Microbicide Delivery Vehicles for Men Who Have Sex With Men

... The authors undertook the current study to explore the age of onset of rectal douching among men who have sex with men (MSM) and the reasons for continuing to douche, as well as to consider whether rectal Read more »
International Rectal Microbicide Advocates

International Rectal Microbicide Advocates Release Update on New HIV Prevention Technology

... Chicago -- International Rectal Microbicide Advocates (IRMA) will officially release its third landmark report -- "From Promise to Product: Advancing Rectal Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Less Silence Around Anal Intercourse, More Science for Rectal Microbicides

...India's Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Anbamani Ramadoss spoke about the importance of developing safe and effective rectal microbicides. Just hearing a public official talk about rectal microbicides was thrilling. It was a... Read more »
International Rectal Microbicide Advocates

International Rectal Microbicide Advocates (IRMA) Does Delhi

...Microbicides 2008 conference in New Delhi this past February by storm. It all started with the utterance of the melodious words -- "rectal microbicides" -- in the opening remarks given by Dr. Anbamani Ramadoss, India's Minister of Health and... Read more »
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Exposure risks with known HIV positive man

Posted by 2010Worrier36, 1 Reply
...but I did push my penis up against the opening to his anus. I have read that there is a high concentration of the virus in the rectal mucous membranes and rectal fluid. Is it possible that pushing up against him could have enabled some anal fluid... Read more »

hemorroides internas AYUDAAA

Posted by anonimo007, 1 Reply
...Hola a todos creo que tengo hemorroides internas ya que tengo molestias en el recto y a veces tengo un pequeo sangrado en el papel.Me hice una prueba MEIA a los 4 meses dando negativa que rieso tengo de estar Read more »

AIDS and Cancer

Posted by soimnotalone, 3 Replies
Is there anyone out there facing AIDS and Cancer? Did you feel like you had to chose between the lesser of 2 evils Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hombres homosexuales por el tipo de relacin y de riesgo a la que se someten y me refiero a la relacin anal. En primer lugar el recto no es un lugar que se hizo para penetrar, se encuentra en nuestro cuerpo para defecar nicamente, es una salida,... Read more »