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Rectal Bleeding After Fingering Worried I Have HIV

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Rectal fingering, saliva, and gum bleeding

I know you probably have answered this question but I think my situation might be unique. I am a gay man and I was recently in a situation where a man used saliva to lubricate his finger before penetrating my rectum. It was painful and I am sure...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Your situation is actually not unique. I do not know of any cases of HIV infection happening through fingering. It is especially unlikely for the person getting fingered to get HIV -- unless there is clearly fresh blood or semen on the finger. I... Read more »

Protected anal sex with rectal bleeding

Sorry if this question was asked before Dr Frascino, saw similars with female sex/menstruation but... Read more »
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Why Rectal Douches May Be Acceptable Rectal-Microbicide Delivery Vehicles for Men Who Have Sex With Men

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rimming/fingering/anal bleeding!!!

Posted by davegraham1
I want to know the risks for certain sexual activities that were performed on me by a guy that is very sexualy active. I am aware this guy always performs safe sex but other ctivities are not protected.

He rimmied and fingered me for a fair bit of... Read more »

My penis started bleeding during oral sex. Worried!

Posted by doncram, 1 Reply
So I received oral sex from this guy, who I asked their status and they said they were clean, didn't have nothing. A little while into it I believe my frenulum tore and it started bleeding, he had my blood in his mouth and he started gagging (was a... Read more »

fingering ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
last night i was with another guy. We only deep kissed , he gave me a blowjob with a condom on, and fingered me. The only thing worrying me is the fingering. i know they say its low risk unless he was bleeding. I dont remember seeing blood, nor did... Read more »

Fingered while in threesome

Posted by momo25, 1 Reply
Hi,

I am really worried and would love if an expert here can answer me. I had sex two days ago with 2 other guys (a threesome). One guy fingered the other guy and then fingered me. what is the risk of HIV infection in this case.

I want to mention... Read more »