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Risk Of AIDS Transmission From Broken Condom

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Risk Exposure - Feeling Anxious and Swollen Glands

Hello there, Apologies if this has been answered before. I have been through the site but there is still anxiety.My story is somewhat a little shameful and definitely been a little stupid of late. I am a gay male who met up with another male in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unknown (reportedly negative) status.Sexperience #2. Unprotected (including broken-condom) receptive anal sex carries the highest risk for HIV transmission.Sexperience #3. Oral sex carries only a very small risk for HIV acquisition.Regarding your... Read more »

PEP for an episode of broken condom

Dear Doctor:Yesterday I had a possible exposure to HIV when the condom broke while having sex with... Read more »

pep broken condom

less than 24 hours ago I was the receptive partner in anal intercourse. the condom broke and... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

... Consistent and correct use of the male latex condom reduces the risk of sexually transmitted disease (STD) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. However, condom use cannot provide absolute Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...injecting drugs? Is there a connection between HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases? Are health care workers at risk of getting HIV on the job? Are patients in a health care setting at risk of getting HIV? Have people been... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...activity, people have reportedlybecome infected with HIV in this way. A number of studies have tried todetermine the exact level of risk of oral sex, but it can be difficult to getaccurate information from study participants. Since oral sex is... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

...don't have sex, many senior women aresexually active and some are injection-drug users. Older women can actually beat greater risk for HIV infection then younger women with the same behaviorsbecause they have thinner vaginal walls and other... Read more »
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broken condom/hiv risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i am extremely worried, am 22 year old guy went to bali for holiday and had sex with a prostitute in massage parlour. i used a condom but after bout 30 seconds the condom broke and i immediately pulled out and washed myself and am worried sick. it... Read more »

condon broke... what are the risk?

Posted by caliztony, 3 Replies
...it was to late (we already finish the climax) I have been undetectable with CD4 on the 600 for at least 2 years. what is the risk that I had infected him? How long should we wait for him to get tested and be sure? Can I infect someone if I am... Read more »

Possible exposure

Posted by MikeyTheSailor, 3 Replies
...status is unknown but I asked her and she said she was married so no, she did not have HIV. My question is, how much of a risk was this? The whole act was less than a minute, maybe 30-45 seconds at most. Somewhere during those 30-45 seconds the... Read more »

my chances of getting HIV...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...get tested ASAP but in the meantime can someone please tell me the odds of a top getting HIV from a positive bottom through a broken condom? Any help would be appreciated. Read more »