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Should I Get Tested After Frottage

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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 on recent razor burn can HIV... Read more »

Is frottage safe?

Posted by Justagirl, 2 Replies
I've searched The Body for an answer and can't seem to come up with one. Anyways, according to Dr. Bob, frottage is safe. But what happens if a guy who is not wearing a condom rubs his penis in my clitoral region? Is it possible to get infected?... Read more »

Anal Frottage slip... receptive.

Posted by Lomo, 2 Replies
I engaged in some mutual masturbation with rubbing of a penis head on my anus as I was being masturbated. as I came, I relaxed to the point where the next thrust of his penis actually went inside me..... I think. I have never been fully penetrated... Read more »

frottage exposure - scared to death

Posted by devilangel, 1 Reply

can anyone help me here? i am a little - in fact a lot , freaked out. i dont know wht to do. well i recently visited a private sex worker. we started with kissing and fondling. i rubbed her vagina and used some saliva to lubricate it. i then made... Read more »

frottage and brief penetration

Posted by alias2012a, 1 Reply
Please help! I'm very worried. Here are the details: I'm a 28yrs old male and 6 weeks ago I was grabbing and kissing a female stripper. She got excited and started masturbating me...then there was some frottage 10secs and next thing I knew she was... Read more »
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Frottage With Ejaculation

Dear Dr Cordova, I'm writing to you regarding a recent awakening of my libido which has resulted in me resuming my practice of frottage with other men. Recently I've had an all night encounter with another man whom I've met through a...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Frottage is considered a safer sex activity. It is not a risk for HIV. You do not need to get tested for this incident in particular. In health,Richard... Read more »

Frottage and protected sex

Hi Doctor Richard,i have protected sex with a sex worker, but before using a condom, she at on me and touched her wet vagina in my precum penis headfor at least 5 minutes. I'm sure my penis head is touching on her vagina opening (this is...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:You are correct, you were engaging in frottage. Frottage is a low-risk activity and can be a lot of fun! I do not think you need to test for this incident in particular so I do not think you need to do a second test. Bottom line: It is your... Read more »

Anal frottage

Hello! About four months ago I engaged in anal rubbing/frottage. The guy ejaculated outside of my body and then a minute or so later he rubbed his penis with semen on it between my butt cheeks and on my butt hole. There was absolutely no...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiThe risk is incredibly small. Frottage is listed as a safe behavior. Also the fact that this person has an undetectable viral load is key in preventing transmission. We actually use the phrase treatment as prevention as we know someone with an... Read more »

First documented case through frottage sending donation

Dr BobThank you for taking time to answer my question. I did something very stupid. I had frottage with a guy that I don't know we both kept our underwear on the whole time my concern is I had some broken skin from masterbating myself to hard...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Relax Max. You're fine. Frottage in tighty-whities is not considered a risk for HIV acquisition, even with a wounded mini-me. Neither worry nor HIV testing is warranted. The only thing I would caution you about is overuse of your home... Read more »

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Is It a Risk? How risky are certain activities? Pick one from the pulldown menu or click here and find out! Select a sexual activity Pick an activity Anal Sex (In general) Anal Sex (Insertive) Anal Sex (Receptive) Anal/Vaginal Intercouse... Read more »

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Australian Men's Sexual Practices in Saunas, Sex Clubs and Other Male Sex on Premises Venues

Although sex on premises venues (SOPVs) for men who have sex with men (MSM) have been implicated in the spread of STDs, little research has described men's sexual encounters in these venues, particularly the degree to which men from different... Read more »

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