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Risk Of HIV Transmission From Urine

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Ask the Experts

can HIV be transmitted this way

Can you be at risk for having HIV if you were to consume urine from a public restroom urinal?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Urine that does not contain visible blood is not considered a risk for HIV transmission. By the way how does one consume urine from Read more »

Am I At Risk? I urinated and washed...

Hello Doctor.I was recently on vacation and I hooked up with a guy that said he is HIV neg. I had... Read more »

Virus in Urine?

Dear Sir,My lover of 13 years has just become positive and I remain negative. One of the intimate... Read more »
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...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 »
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Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

...HIV cannot be transmitted except when certain body fluids are exchanged. Teach your children that they can greatly reduce the risk of transmission by: Avoiding contact with sexual fluids by always practicing safer sex (using condoms or other... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...are encouraged to be tested for HIV and, for those who are infected, to receive treatments that can significantly reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to a newborn. The CDC reports that perinatal transmission rates can be reduced to less than 2%... Read more »
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Lapdance handjob is this a risk ?

Posted by scaredagain, 6 Replies
...later and I could only wash when I got back to the hotel,a few hours later. I have not been circumcised. I don't know the HIV status of this girl and am now starting to spiral into a depression worrying that there may have been some vaginal... Read more »

Caught something. Scared HIV might be next.

Posted by ConcernedGuy, 3 Replies
...which cleared up the symptoms (plus 5 Amoxicillin I took before that out of paranoia). Now I'm worried that I might've caught HIV as well. He reassured me he was negative on everything as he has other health issues (diabeties and high blood... Read more »

HIV from Urine Droplets ???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...one another, some of his urine landed on my foreskin. He left without a word of apology. My questions are:- 1. If he is HIV positive, will I be infected in this manner? 2. Is HIV present in urine? 3. Do I need a blood test? Hope to... Read more »

Risk of transmission?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I saw some red liquid on the floor too, thing is I had to pee while standing up and it's understandable that not all of the urine fell into the toilet, so when I saw a huge wet spot on my jeans I assumed it was my own urine, but then I started... Read more »