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Risk Of Hiv Infection From Oral Sex

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can u get aids from oral sex
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...There is a theoretical risk of HIV infection from oral sex, but the risk is extremely low. Read more »

Tooth cavities, oral sex, and HIV transmission

I was told once that if you have a cavity in a tooth or had a filling that came out of a tooth and... Read more »

HIV

I am wondering if I might be at risk for HIV. I had sexual contact with a male for the first time... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risk of HIV Infection Attributable to Oral Sex Among Men Who Have Sex With Men and in the Population of Men Who Have Sex With Men

...HIV-positive participants acquired HIV from fellatio. This finding has been widely interpreted that as many as 8 percent of HIV infections among MSM are attributable to fellatio. The population-attributable risk percentage (PAR%) is of special... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...Getting Infected With HIV? There Are No Guarantees! What Do the Numbers Mean? What Activities Are Most Risky? What About Oral Sex? What Increases the Risk of HIV Infection? The Bottom Line What's My Risk of Getting Infected With... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What You Should Know about Oral Sex

... Oral Sex Is Not Risk Free Like all sexual activity, oral sex carries some risk of HIV transmission when one partner is known to be infected Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
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Oral Sex

Posted by rickbrazil, 4 Replies
...hey guys, i dont know if someone has posted it before, but anyway, i would like to ask you guys who are + how do you deal with oral sex in a non-stable relationship. for example, someone you just met and decided to get laid with, usually no one... Read more »

Duration of Acute HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...swollen in my neck and armpits, but never any rash or fever or oral signs, what is the risk of my having acute HIV infection? (Oral sex, no ejaculation, protected anal, rimming, a lot of deep kissing, saliva on ass, etc.) How long do the nodes... Read more »

Oral sex

Posted by Anonymous
...and noticed what looks like a small pimple ( Probly my first recurrence). Is my risk for HIV infection higher then the usual oral sex encounter due to the presence of the possible recurrence? Also, yes I will be getting tested in three months and... Read more »

Insertive ORAL sex - RISK?!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...is it true that there are no risks for insertive oral sex? all of this talk about hiv infections through oral sex, have been receptive oral sex right? meaning the person whose mouth is Read more »