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Risks Of Contracting AIDS From Broken Condom

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condom broke in vaginal intercourse, possibility of infection?

Hello Dr Frascino, First of all I would to thank you for providing scientific and accurate information on the Internet. Im a man of 30 years in good health. I had last Friday a sexual intercourse with a girl I had met that night...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(HIV infected but not yet producing detectable levels of anti-HIV antibodies). The odds are all in your favor that you did not contract HIV from this broken-condom incident with the sexy coed. However, broken-condom sex does carry the same risk... Read more »

Risk level: Will donate on reply!

I really need your professional opinion regarding my risk exposure and symptoms associated with... Read more »

Broken condom and testing

Hello Dr,I hate to bother you with my issues but I could use alittle bit of help. I am from Canada... Read more »
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Possible exposure

Posted by MikeyTheSailor, 3 Replies
...when I picked up a random girl off the street. We engaged in protected intercourse however, the condom ended up breaking. Her HIV status is unknown but I asked her and she said she was married so no, she did not have HIV. My question is, how... Read more »

broken condom/hiv risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...seconds the condom broke and i immediately pulled out and washed myself and am worried sick. it has been 7 weeks now and i did not contract any stds as i got tested and was all clear this week..which i was told is a good thing. i am so worried... Read more »

Scared

Posted by BrianATX, 3 Replies
...uncomfortable so I asked him to stop. When he pulled out I heard a snap. The condom was not broke but I heard that he might be HIV positive. Should I be worried ? Read more »

Broken Condom

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...have two big concerns. One, assuming the unlikely worst that the girl was HIV positive, what were my chances of chances of contracting anything? And two, unrelated to the forum but I really, really would like any information, what are the... Read more »