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Seroconverting After Oral

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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected
Ask the Experts

Is oral sex riskier than everyone thinks?

Having survived the 80s when there were no hiv drugs, I abstained entirely from anal sex. Its 26 years later, and my doctor just told me I have just seroconverted. EVen though my hiv antibody tests keep coming back negative, my viral load test came...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,"Oral sex is 'complerely' risky." What does that mean? "HIV is tenancious and can attach to vocal cords . . . ." What??? That's certainly Read more »

re: Is oral sex riskier than everyone thinks?

Something doesn't quite add up with that statement.Dr. says you recently seroconverted, but you still test antibody negative ("still in window period?") The very definition of "seroconversion" requires being antibody positive. If you test antibody...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...suggesting someone is HIV infected without a positive test, there is none. This happens primarily out of incompetence.Dr. BobIs oral sex riskier than everyone thinks?Mar 30, 2008 Having survived the 80s when there were no hiv drugs, I abstained... Read more »

Oral sex: Precum concern?

Dear Doc,Yes, another question you've probably heard before that makes your eyes roll to the back of your head. But bear with me, sweet bums.I'm a little tired of doctors everywhere announcing that oral sex is safer than anal sex. My granny could...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...about calling me "sweet bums" in public?Next, your granny knew about anal sex? WOW. Cool granny!Finally, on to your question: Oral sex carries a very minimal risk for HIV transmission. The majority of those cases are related to extenuating... Read more »

Receptive Oral Sex - the real deal

Dr. Bob -I recently read the UCSF Insite forum on oral sex. The doctors essentially said that receptive oral sex without ejaculation was extremely low risk.What does that mean? I have read over and over that oral sex is less risky than anal or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...agree with the information you received on the UCSF Insite forum. Defining "extremely low risk" when it comes to tricks at the oral sex dance party can be . . . ahhhh . . . tricky. Maybe think of it this way. When you walk outside and it's... Read more »
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The Body PRO

Intermittent Oral PrEP May Be as Effective as Daily Oral PrEP for Prevention of Rectal HIV Transmission, Macaque Study Suggests

...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. I'm pleased to discuss the research that we are doing on the efficacy of intermittent, oral, pre-exposure prophylaxis [PrEP] using a macaque model. More than 30 million people are infected with HIV-1,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What You Should Know about Oral Sex

... Oral Sex Is Not Risk Free Like all sexual activity, oral sex carries some risk of HIV transmission when one partner is known to be Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HPV Takes Lead on Oral Cancers: Experts

... Infection with human papillomavirus has become a dominant risk factor for oral cancers in some countries as smoking rates decline, researchers say. Oral sex is believed to be the transmission mode, with one Read more »
Terri Wilder

Thoughts About Women and Oral Sex After Visiting the NYC Sex Museum

...make a sex toy out of a bar of soap ... or your cell phone? As I was walking through the museum, I saw lots of references to oral sex. There was information on oral sex between animals, oral sex between humans and even a Japanese anime video in... Read more »
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Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
...really ashamed to say that I am a medical professional when I look back on my recent behavior. I was in China and received oral sex from a massage girl who had what appeared to be a cold with sore throat (also vaginal sex with a condom). This... Read more »

oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can you get hiv from recieveing oral sex ? and who is more at risk the person giving the oral sex or the one recieveing it? Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What is the risk of kissing and receiving oral wothout protection from someone with HIV? I kised mouth and all over....no oral on her though. THANKS FOR UR HELP.. Read more »

Oral Sex and HIV-Please respond

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am sure this has been covered before. I had a women give me oral sex unprotected for a short period of time and came in her mouth. This was 3 months ago and I have noticed shortly after this Read more »