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Sore Throat After Broken Condom Worried I Have HIV

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Worried sick, Please help!

Hello Dr.Hoping you can shed some light for me. Exactly 4 weeks ago while on a business trip in the US I had intercourse with a 23 year old girl I met at a club who I now believe was at high risk of having hiv. I used a condom as I ALWAYS do, but my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...particularly worrisome for HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). The only reason for concern about HIV is HIV risk. Your risk is broken condom sex with a brief (30 seconds) unprotected penile-vaginal exposure with a gal-pal of unknown HIV status.... Read more »

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Hi Dr. Frascino, Firstly, thank you on behalf of all of us who have had "errors in judgement" when... Read more »

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Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...since tests negative.All doctors I have seen have said I am conclusively negative and should stop worrying. Please comment on my worries that i could be infectedwith an undetectable new strain. Read more »

broken condom - 30 seconds - broken lives

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...People, A broken condom followed by 30 seconds of exposure in vaginal sex(insertive) & this is what I have. I think following list speaks for itself Read more »

Positive for Hep C and now worried about HIV

Posted by Worrywart28, 2 Replies
...exception of 2 things. My hiv results hadn't come in but she said this is normal because they have to mail that test. Still, that worries me. She also told me i tested "reactive" to Hepatitis C. My range was very low though. Anything over 1.00 is... Read more »

broken condom/hiv risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...was all clear this week..which i was told is a good thing. i am so worried that i may have contracted something as i have had sore throat and got fever in weeks after-im hoping these were caused by anxiety. i know i must test at 3 months but cant... Read more »