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Sore Throat After Condom Popped Worried I Have HIV

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Condom slippage - very worried

I had vaginal sex with an escort [who HIV status is unknown to me] with condoms on. While I was penetrating her from behind, her phone rang and our act was interrupted. After withdrawing from her, I realized that the condom is no longer on my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...almost at the same time as starting the PEP, my tongue became coated with a yellow mucus and I developed night sweats and a very sore throat which only started to subside on day 5 of the course. I have suffered the usual side effects from the PEP... Read more »

Worried after PEP

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

PEP Treatment HELP? (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009) (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2009)

Hi there, I found your contact details online and your help would be very much appreciated as I am... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...Condoms also help prevent diseases that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital area, including HIV. Most condoms go over a man's penis. A new type of condom was designed to fit into a woman's vagina. This "female"... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's Counterfeit Condoms Have Health Officials Worried

...stores in New York, Texas and Virginia in 2008 (Glionna, 1/21). Back to other news for January 2010 Search the Newsroom archive This information was reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

...predisposed to anxiety, individuals facing physical challenges, such as chronic illness like HIV/AIDS or cancer, experience excessive worry and fear at a higher rate than the general population. The challenges associated with a virus that wants... Read more »
The Body

High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...Mar 22, 2006 or on license plates ... hiv 2 research Jun 13, 2006 There are many terms for this type of irrational worrying -- AIDS phobia, AIDS panic, AIDS hysteria, AIDS anxiety, etc. The condition is comprised of three major... Read more »
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Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...seroconversion past 14 months 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 »

Worrying lots

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...of the lower half of my penis. I quickly wiped it off and got tested 6 weeks later in April which was negative.I had a minor sore throat a couple of weeks later an a 99.9 temp for a day but no mouth white spots & no weakness Now I feel as... Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...fever, which again (from what I've read) is quite a common symptom of ARS. I also had no cough, no rash, no lymph nodes, and no sore throat. Only cold chills, muscle aches, and fatigue. And bottom line, I know my risk was small for HIV. But... Read more »

Going out of my mind here.Need some answers.

Posted by abitworried
...insurance) I think I had tonsillitis, my friends and grandmother think I had strep throat, but the doctor prescribed it as a sore throat (although I don't know of any sore throat that makes one of my tonsils swell up). I did have some swollen... Read more »