Risks Of Getting Hiv With Positive Bottom
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Thank you for writing in and reinforcing one of the many recurring themes I try to stress in this forum. Your real life experience of personally knowing three top guns who seroconverted as a consequence of barebacking hopefully will be a... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I have addressed this topic a number of times. I'll repost below a small sample of what can be found in the archivesBarebacking as the top is considered very risky business. Percentages don't really matter. All you need to know is that... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,This question comes up frequently and I've addressed it numerous times before. Check the archives! In this case, as in many others, the "real answer" and the "medical answer" are one and the same. See below.Dr.... Read more »
University of North CarolinaHello there-Many factors go into asking this question and there isn't an exact number I can give you. My overall response would be low (but not nothing) given that you are undetectable, he was the top (although you were bleeding) and he is now... Read more »
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Posted by Zeke, 1 ReplyToday I had a gay sexual encounter in which I was the bottom (receptive partner) for anal play. My Top was a one-time casual hookup and was fingering me until I felt something a little bigger than a finger. He may have penetrated me very shallowly... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIf you aren't a "bottom" male (or female) who has had unsafe receptive anal intercourse with a risky partner, or an IV drug user who has shared needles with a risky partner, your chances of contracting HIV from a one time exposure are EXTREMELY... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 6 Repliesis been a top expose you more? if the chances are low as they had said, how come straight guys get infected by a girl?
i knew a couple that the top never used condoms, i am just very comfused about this. i am a top myself, and try the best to... Read more »
Posted by 2010Worrier36, 1 ReplyI am a gay male who last weekend met another gay male who told me he was HIV+ after we had fooled around. I'm now worried that I put myself at risk of exposure. He has been positive for 13 years now and seemed to care about safer sex.
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