Risk Of HIV Transmission Female To Male
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University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolHIV positive women can definitely transmit HIV to their sexual partners. The risk of transmission may be lower from individuals on therapy or with low viral loads. For further information, please see the transmission information section on this web... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Yes, the safest and most effective way involves sperm washing and in vitro fertilization. See below.Dr. BobArtificial Insemination vs. In Vitro Fertilization Feb 25, 2010Hi Dr. Bob,My question is about starting a family through artificial... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiThe risk of transmission is very small. If you are on treatment we know having an undetectable blood viral load can greatly reduce the risk of HIV transmission, it is unclear exactly what this risk is reduced to, but one study does say up to 96%... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,The estimated statistical per-episode risk of unprotected insertive penile-vaginal sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is 5 per 10,000 exposures. If the poz-person is on effective combination antiretroviral drugs that have driven her... Read more »
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Posted by Sprite1, 3 RepliesAnd just as I was entering the home stretch a little bit calmer...
Dr Bob's answer to the question "I've heard that female to male transmission is very low" has really scared me.
Why do... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesWhat is the liklyhood for a male to contract HIV from a female from a 1 time exposure. Thanks Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi folks!
This post is targeted to those like me:
a heterosexual male in his early to mid twenties who have had a brief unprotected vaginal exposure.
I just want to remind you guys that female to male transmission is pretty darn low. It's not... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWhen they say there is a very small chance for men to get HIV from a woman sexually, this means when the woman HAS HIV.
For women, they can get HIV from males sexually (vaginal) extremely easy, it can be one chance in one! Some women do not catch... Read more »
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