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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 catching it? I saw some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...other is not, i.e., "discordant couples." In a study of discordant couples in Europe, among 123 couples who reported consistent condom use, none of the uninfected partners became infected. In contrast, among the 122 couples who used condoms... Read more »

Risk when condom fails with HIV + man

Dr. Bob: I recently had sex with an HIV positive top man, we used a condom but it broke. I read in... Read more »

Very low risk of contracting HIV when not using condoms

Hello Bob, Many thanks for your second reply, and your categorical denial that cleanliness makes... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Use and HIV Risk Among U.S. Adults

...have more impact on women and persons subject to infection through heterosexual contact. The current study presents data on condom use from a nationally representative survey of adults living in the United States -- the General Social Survey --... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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

...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 »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Releases Draft Guidelines for Latex Condoms; Packages Would Say They "Greatly Reduce But Do Not Eliminate" Risk of HIV, Pregnancy

..."Scientific Evidence on Condom Effectiveness for STD Prevention" -- concluded that there was no epidemiological evidence that condom use reduced the risk of HPV infection ( Kaiser Daily Women's Health Policy Report , 8/25/03). Coburn earlier... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delayed Application of Condoms With Safer and Unsafe Sex: Factors Associated With HIV Risk in a Community Sample of Gay and Bisexual Men

...noted the authors. The current study examines the prevalence of DCA in a gay population and explores factors associated with condom use among two groups: those who practice only safer sex and those who report at least some unprotected anal 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 »

Risks of HIV Infection

Posted by chrisenquist, 2 Replies
...I had protected sex with a sex worker at Thailand. I used condoms but I have few doubts on the condom usage with regards to Risks of HIV Infection 1st: What are the risks of infection if the condom slips off during withdrawl 2nd: I still remember... Read more »

300 ppl!

Posted by grcboy77, 2 Replies
...slept with 300 ppl. She also does not use protection. She gave me oral (unprotected) and vaginal with a condom. What are my risks for HIV or another STI? Thanks. Read more »

My risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had sex with a sex worker with condom three months ago. What is my risk. Anyone got hiv even use a condom (no break)? Need I go for a hiv test? Read more »