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Risk Of Broken Condom

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risk of broken condom

During oral sex with condom, when I ejaculated, the condom broke. Upon tasting the semen, the person who was performing oral sex on me withdrew his mouth and removed the condom. Is there any risk of infection here? If he had blood in his mouth and...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...it really safe--good for you. Condoms may break, and that can be scary, but try to remember that you are at tremendously low-risk for infection.RMK Read more »

Condom Break

Two weeks ago I had sex with a Russian lady. During the process the condom broke. After about 1... Read more »

HIV RISK

Hello Doctor last week i picked up a prostitue of the street she gave me a blow job and after that... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

...won't handle it. If you feel the condom break at any point during sexual activity, stop immediately, withdraw, remove the broken condom, and put on a new condom. Ensure that adequate lubrication is used during vaginal and anal sex, which... 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 »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...past 2 or 3 months) are most likely to transmit HIV to others. This is when their viral load is the highest. In general, the risk of transmission is higher with higher viral loads. This fact sheet provides an overview of HIV prevention, and... 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 »

negative at 13.5 weeks is this conclusive?

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...window period is 3 months i know they recommend testing at 6 months for high risk exposures mine i would consider a high risk(broken condom) even if the girl is negative at 11 weeks because she didn't take anymore tests she was satisfied with her... 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 »

Condom breakage and duration

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...also a one time deal. So I have two questions. 1). If the condom breaks, and there is immediate pull out. Is this the same risk as unprotected sex? and 2) does duration and amount of contact with fluids play a part in infection, or can... Read more »