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Risk Of Seroconversion After Hiv Exposure

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Risk of HIV Exposure

Four days ago I engaged in homosexual anal sex with me being the receptive end, I found out that the top is HIV infected. The sex last for about five minutes or less and the top did not ejaculate (he was high). I didn't know he was HIV positive...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...claims to be "healthy" and have a low viral load.Your extreme worry is unfortunately warranted! Fortunately, however, not all HIV exposures lead to HIV transmission. Your exposure would be considered significant. HIV-antibody testing is warranted... Read more »

Cheating husband...HIV exposure risk??

Hi Dr. Bob : I have sort of a statistical question...I am married & have children with my wife ...I... Read more »

Any risk from fresh-finger prick exposure to HIV Blood?

Hi Ryan, I need to ask you a very frank question and are hoping that you will give me your honest... Read more »
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Treatment After Exposure to HIV

...(Epivir, 3TC). In January 2001, the Centers for Disease Control warned against using nevirapine (Viramune) for PEP because of the risk of liver damage. See Fact Sheet 431 for more information on nevirapine. The CDC has updated its PEP... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Danish PEP Registry: Experience With the Use of Postexposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Following Sexual Exposure to HIV From 1998 to 2006

...Research indicates that postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) with antiretroviral drugs after sexual exposure reduces considerably the risk of HIV infection. Since 1998, Denmark has made PEP available within 24 hours of sexual exposure; however, it can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

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

HIV Transmission

...injecting drugs? Is there a connection between HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases? Are health care workers at risk of getting HIV on the job? Are patients in a health care setting at risk of getting HIV? Have people been... Read more »
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Hiv exposure question.. help please

Posted by uncleargyle, 1 Reply
...feel that anybody with Hiv should not be allowed to work with other people because I did not do anything to deserve being at risk!! please help anyone if you can. ALSO.. when I cut my finger it didn't bleed and was a surface scratch.. does that... Read more »

whats the risk

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...made him put one on. and I have forced him to use one. He tried to convince me that he is ok but I do not want to take the risk.... Whats the risk even though it was protected anything could have been passed to me? Read more »

Scared and Worried: Possible HIV Exposure

Posted by kindahypertonic, 1 Reply
Hey everyone, I had an unprotected sexual experience February 2, 2007. The morning after having received and given a blowjob (I did not swallow nor did he) as well as a single unprotected anal insertion [i received]- no sex, as in no continous... Read more »

Risk of HIV from receptive fellatio ...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...thoughts on what I am about to say, that would be great. Here we go. It is certain that receptive fellatio carries a theoretical risk of HIV transmission - but so does getting hit by a meteor, and you don't worry about that do you? It is also... Read more »