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Risks Of Contracting HIV From Frottage

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Frottage - low risk or no risk ?

Hi Doctor,Just witnessing the first Gay Weddings here in Scotland today so if you and Steve are up for it I'd gladly walk you down the aisle. All "kilted up" of course !! Doc. I have a big worry going on... almost a month ago I slept with a call...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Frottage and mutual masturbation are not considered significant risks for HIV transmission. Consequently, I'd say your risk was negligible to nonexistent. Yes, there can always be extenuating circumstances. Read more »

Afraid of getting tested... I need your help (Donation guaranteed)

Hello Dr. Frascino,I had unprotected oral and frottage nine weeks ago. I am eighteen years old. I... Read more »

Thought safer sex practices were safe....

Dr. Frascino,I developed gonnorhea after mutual masturbation and some mild frottage (no cuts,... Read more »
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Frottage

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...Just wondering since my exposure included this: Has anyone ever heard of anyone testing hiv postive after being exposed to HIV positive seminal fluid during frottage? Also if a HIV positive persons seminal fluids get Read more »

Seriously Needing Advice

Posted by dale30, 3 Replies
...undetectable. He's been on Atripla for a while now and seems to have a great adherence. He told me from day one that he was HIV positive and gave me some basics to help me make a choice. I read a lot of information regarding the risk of... Read more »

frottage

Posted by Liloki, 2 Replies
...I am a gay male who is worried that I have exposed myself to the hiv virus. My last partners is hiv positive, undetectable viral load and has otherwise good health. A week ago while we were naked Read more »

6-7 weeks, please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Would 6-7 weeks post exposure be possible to experience ARS? I was told in this forum and by Dr. Bob, no risk from frottage exposure but still wondering. I woke up with a severely stiff neck yesterday and am having pain while swallowing. No... Read more »