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Risk Of Hiv With Condom Use

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Risk of catching HIV with a condom? (CONDOM EFFICACY)

Hi,I've read the forum, but still can't entirely find an answer for my question. The situation was receiving anal sex, with a condom, and neither person ejaculated. Don't know the other person's HIV status. How much risk for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Assuming the latex or polyurethane condom was used properly and did not fail (break), your HIV risk would be essentially nonexistent. HIV cannot permeate intact latex or polyurethane. No way. No how. However, it's important to note that... Read more »

HIV risk if I used condom but saliva as lubricant

Hello I am writng you because the last 10th of september I had a situation that I dont know if it... Read more »

HIV risk from condom breaking when I went back inside her

I had sex with a prostitute.. after ejaculation i removed my penis and condom. There was semen... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Help for the At-Risk; Volunteers Fight HIV With Free Needles, Condoms

Throughout a recent Monday evening, a slow trickle of drug addicts and prostitutes stopped by an unmarked white van parked on Knickerbocker Ave. in Bushwick to get drug needles and condoms. Iris, a 28-year-old Manhattan escort, relapsed heroin... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Refining Self-Reported Condom Use Among Young Men at Risk of HIV Acquisition

The researchers performed this descriptive study to evaluate the validity of self-reported condom use among young African-American men. Thirty percent (n=79) of subjects reported consistent condom use. However, after the researchers took into... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Insight Into HIV Transmission Risk When the Viral Load Is Undetectable and No Condom Is Used

The sexual transmission of HIV occurs after an exposure to fluids that contain HIV, such as semen and fluids from the vagina and rectum. The amount of virus in these fluids (also known as viral load) is the most important factor that determines... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Official Says Cambodia Faces New HIV Threat With Condom Campaign at Risk

A police crackdown on prostitution and a lack of funding are threatening the continued success of Cambodia's program of 100 percent condom use among sex workers, a health official said Wednesday. Before the launch of the program, which provides sex... 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 »

Risk of condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
pls note that the condom is not safe, you are still in the risk of getting hpv genital warts during skin to skin contact because some of your genital area is not protected by condom Read more »

sex with condom risk

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
I lost my virginity on March 31. I had protected sex with a woman. However, I've been worrying for three months about whether I had a risk for HIV. I had a condom on the entire time I was inside her.

However, because I was nervous I couldn't... Read more »

Pep warranted/Great risk after brused Condom?

Posted by Capricornicus, 2 Replies
Dear all,

Today I had a sexual encounter where I was penetrated analy by a guy which claimed to be HIV-. We used three condoms to make sure there were not worn out. After penetrating me for 5 minutes with the last condom we noticed there was a whole... Read more »