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Risk Of HIV Transmission From Genital Rubbing

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HIV risk from handjob on penis with genital sores present

Hi DoctorIf you answer my question I will be very grateful and donate at least 50 pounds to your admirable foundation.Basically 4 weeks ago in Thailand I visited a massage parlour. After the massage I got the sexworker to give me a handjob until I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your risk of acquiring HIV from a sex worker's rub-a-dub-dub is nonexistent. However, I am concerned about several other potential STD problems Read more »

hiv risk ratio (HIV STATISTICS, 2009)

Doctor, i simply can't buy the ratio stat you mention, such as "the estimated per-act risk for... Read more »

Getting HIV from a nude dance

Hello Dr. Frascino,I've looked up you archive for cases similar to mine. Altough I got some ideas,... Read more »
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Genital Beading: A Risk Factor for HIV in Taiwanese Men

...[at which the man] first has sex and genital beading. It's quite fascinating to find out that genital beading is actually a risk factor for HIV infection. Why do you think genital beading is a risk factor for HIV? Well, once you put the genital... Read more »
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Hepatitis C Transmission

...clean needles and your ownworks each time you inject stops both HIV and HCVtransmission (and reinfection). It also reduces the risk of other infections. Hepatitis C and other (non-injecting) drug use "I also worry about sharing a rolled up... Read more »
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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 »
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Guide to Hepatitis C for People Living With HIV

... Sexual Transmission of HIV Worldwide, sexual transmission accounts for the majority of new HIV infections each year. The risk of sexual transmission is greatly reduced by using condoms during sex. The ways that HIV is transmitted are well... Read more »
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hickie and cuts?

Posted by yummychocolate, 1 Reply
...semen, then he touched my genitals a few seconds later. I didn't see ANY visible fluid on his finger, but I'm concerned. Am I at risk for HIV? I had this happen. Read more »

Rash? Someone please provide 411

Posted by dopey33, 2 Replies
...HI everyone. I am a little concerned. I had what appears to be a VERY low risk activity for contracting HIV but all of the sudden (its been exactly a month) I developed weird spots on my chest. I cant really Read more »

I've posted the Q i asked the dr Bob 4 times. Help

Posted by Scaredgoad, 1 Reply
...+ through WB that i got results for today. doc I held her with my hands, caressed her doubles with bare hands and did the rubbing...do bob, what my are my odds of being safe? Doc bob, please please help me. Its scaring me. would appreciate... Read more »

Girl on girl rubbing

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...her clit against mine. we were both real wet and there was no protection used. I guess my question is: Did I put myself at risk? I noticed that her pussy (sorry, can't think of a more apropriate word right now) was red and sollen, but some one... Read more »