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Risk Of HIV Transmission From Frottage

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please help me doc

dear doc-ill make this brief.could i have gotten hiv if i let a guy come between my legs? i was on my back, we used some loob, and he came by the friction with my inner thighs.ive never had anal sex, but the thought that a drop of cum could have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello J,Relax, J. I see no reason for concern. Inner-thigh-friction sex with "loob" is not a risk for HIV transmission. Frottage is considered safer sex from an HIV perspective and if done right, "frot is hot!"Stay safe. Stay well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Mitigating the risks of a serodiscordant relationship

Dr. Frascino,I have recently entered into a relationship with an HIV+ man. I'm HIV- and this is my... Read more »

Different encounters

Hi Doctor, This is the second time I am writing to you because as I have not received you kind... Read more »
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HIV Testing 101

...Oral Sex (In general) Oral Sex (On a Woman) Oral Sex (Receptive vs. Insertive) Protected Sex With Pos Boyfriend Rimming Risk of HIV Transmission Sex Toys Sexual Intercourse (Protected) Transgender (F to M) Transgender (M to F) Vaginal... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...safer sex to riskier sex. Each time you engage in a sexual activity, you choose (whether consciously or unconsciously) the level of risk you are comfortable with for that moment. Safer sex often involves use of latex condoms, latex dental dams,... Read more »
The Body

Telling Others You Have HIV

...Oral Sex (In general) Oral Sex (On a Woman) Oral Sex (Receptive vs. Insertive) Protected Sex With Pos Boyfriend Rimming Risk of HIV Transmission Sex Toys Sexual Intercourse (Protected) Transgender (F to M) Transgender (M to F) Vaginal... 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 »
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Kissing shaft and sitting Risk too?

Posted by happyheart, 2 Replies
...his penis, which had no barrier. I gave his shaft two quick pecks. It didn't seem wet or anything. Am I at risk for getting HIV this way? Am I at risk from the french kissing, sitting on his penis without my own underwear on and when he had a... Read more »

frottage

Posted by Liloki, 2 Replies
...I am a gay male who is worried that I have exposed myself to the hiv virus. My last partners is hiv positive, undetectable viral load and has otherwise good health. A week ago while we were naked Read more »

lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
...protected frottage with her. Also, I did not wash my penis after the oral - and immediately put on the condom I dont know her hiv/std status- so I am worried and wanted to ask the foll: 1) Is HIV transmission possible in this case-(I did not... Read more »

frottage exposure - scared to death

Posted by devilangel, 1 Reply
...lubricate her, before i came. i did not penetrate her at all. now my question is/are - does this pose a risk to me in terms of hiv (assuming that she is positive) have read about this type of activity on the net and mostly it is said to be a... Read more »