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STI risk from licking/sucking testicles with canker sore?

Hello,I recently had a sexual experience in which I only licked/sucked on a man's testicles and manually masturbated him, without swallowing the semen. I had a canker sore during the encounter. Would that sore put me at reasonable risk for HIV...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

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Regardless of the canker sore, if the person had a chancre (the primary symptom of Syphilis) on their testicles then that could put you at risk of infection for Syphilis. Otherwise, licking/sucking on a man's testicles is safe play. In... Read more »

Swollen and sore lymph nodes in groin and neck.

I am concerned about some symptoms that arose after intercourse considered low risk: I did... Read more »

sore thighs

Dr.About a month ago, I began experiencing discomfort/soreness in my thighs, although I had not... Read more »
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Colonization in Groin Linked to MRSA Infection in Adults With HIV

Researchers report that HIV-infected adults are more likely to have methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections if the patients have a history of MRSA colonization in the groin or they have had a prior MRSA infection acquired from... Read more »
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Sexually-Transmitted Infections for HIV-Positive People

STDs (sexually transmitted disease) that cause ulcerations (sores on the skin, including on or inside the genitals, mouth, or rectum) can dramatically increase the risk of picking up HIV, due to the fact that ulcers and open sores provide an easy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Opens Tender for Condoms to Combat AIDS Memorial

The Kenyan government has opened bidding for the supply of 300 million condoms in an effort to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS. Kenyan Chief Pharmacist Kipkerich Kosgey was quoted as saying the purchase of the condoms will be funded by the World Bank,... Read more »
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Study Finds Decreased HIV in Circumcised Males Not Caused By Reduction of STI Sores

The decreased incidence of HIV infections in males who were circumcised is not primarily due to a reduction in sores from conditions such as herpes, according to a PLoS Medicine study that analyzed "data from 2 clinical trials including more than... Read more »
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groin lymph nodes

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
My glands are swollen now due to strep throat and an ear infection. I mentioned to the doc that I found nodes in my groin that were small -pea sized- and he said they should not be felt in healthy induviduals.
They have been there for about a month.... Read more »

So worried about groin pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
So my stupid ass had sex with two prositutes in the Dominican Republic a few weeks ago. I know that the HIV rate there is extremely high, so I am very worried that one or both of the women may have been positive.

I used a condom both times, and... Read more »

groin area question .... need an answer

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
i don;t know whether it's because of lymph node swelling at groin area. i read somewhere that infection by hiv can cause fat accumulation at the tummy area (below belly button). anyone know whether this is true?i have all kinds of symptom but only... Read more »

groin?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
please i want ur help. i could this big lump between my testicles and my leg. its in the inner part. i dont know if its the groin area; does the groin cover that part too? its like next to my right testicle. i was thinking maybe its just a big... Read more »