Risk Using No Condom When One Partner Has Herpes But Not On An Outbreak
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Chicago Black Gay Mens CaucusThanks for your question,If you used a condom during your sex with penetration, there wouldn't be any HIV risk from there.Oral sex without a condom is generally considered low risk for HIV. Having a herpes outbreak though increases this risk,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I'm not sure I have all that much to add to what you've already told yourself in your post! Your decision to have unprotected sex does indeed place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Consequently screening for STDs,... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesThere is evidence that the presence of genital ulcers, like those caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV), increase the risk of HIV transmission. A condom that prevents fluids from coming into contact with the ulcer should sufficiently protect you... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousHello all,
I did something stupid , and now am really worried. I had sex with an escort last month. We used latex condom for oral/vaginal and there was no breakage, but the next day i noticed i was having a herpes outbreak ( i got it years ago) ,... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI received oral sex from a girl who is HIV+. I have some genital warts from HPV and had a Herpes Outbreak at the time. Am I infected with HIV? What are my chanes? Are there any documented cases or could I be a first? I am married and need URGENT... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousAre there symptoms or general behavior one will feel if they seroconvert?
Also, if somebody had herpes already, is there any cases where they would get more outbreaks in the first 3-6 months of getting HIV if not?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesi know genital herpes puts you at a higher risk for contracting HIV, but is this only if sores are present? in other words, if i have genital herpes, but sores are not present, am i still at a greater risk than someone who does not have herpes?... Read more »
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