Risk With Brief Anal Insertion

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Insertive anal risks

Hello Doctor Brian,I'm writing you because I have some confusion about the odds of unprotected insertive anal sex. I made a research on the net and many sites state that the risk is present but significantly low compared to other sexual activities...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...controversial and there is no definitive answer to it in the medical literature. The best information I can share with you is that the risk is far lower than the 1-3% for receptive anal intercourse but is much higher than the 0.03% that you... Read more »

Should I get a nPEP?

Hi! I hope you can help me. I'm scared. Sunday night I had insertive anal sex with a person which... Read more »


So I have a quick question: basically I ended up having sex with a man in his apartment. We went to... Read more »
The Body

New HIV Risk Estimates Are In: Anal Versus Vaginal Sex

... When it comes to calculating risk of HIV transmission, some people can really get fixated on specific percentages. That's not something to condone. But it's still Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Drugs Haven't Changed HIV Risk With Anal Sex

...Although highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) can lower HIV in the blood to undetectable levels, it does not reduce the risk of contracting the virus during a single act of unprotected anal sex, according to a new study of men who have... 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

...cases of HIV transmission from performing oral sex on a person infected with HIV. While no one knows exactly what the degree of risk is, evidence suggests that the risk is less than that of unprotected anal or vaginal sex. If the person... Read more »
Connect With Others

Anal sex...

Posted by vbguy1818, 1 Reply
...What is the likelihood of contracting HIV if you had anal sex unprotected for only a few minutes and there was no ejaculation inside of the anus? Read more »

What do you think of these risk ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...bleeding and there was no pain felt at the time of the cut or during the time of penetration. Where you you put this episode n term of risk assessment? Read more »

judgement lapse / risk assessment?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hey. I had unprotected insertive anal about 5-6 weeks ago for about 20-30 seconds (truly), because the guy came. I know the risks (6.5 in 10,000, etc.) and should not have done this. This week I have been feeling tired, weak and a slight post... Read more »

Risk of HIV from receptive fellatio ...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I just think it would be fair to say that unprotected receptive fellatio without ejaculation would be very similar in terms of risk to insertive cunnilingus if both the receivers were HIV positive. I think that if both their status was unknown,... Read more »
Related Topics