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Sore Throat After Vaginal Sex With Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV

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HIV and condoms

Hello Dr. Bob! I was curious as to what the risks were of contracting HIV while using a condom. I'm a female who has recently become involved in a sexual relationship with a new boyfriend. He told me he doesn't have any STD's, but I have always been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with no oral or kissing. So far I have not experienced any real symptom (fever, diarrhea, rash) but I am having mild nausea,sore throat, itching, heaviness in groin & armpits.I know you will give your usual response that hiv cannot pass through... 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 »

% of MSM HIV transmission from protected anal sex magnetic couple

Hey Dr. BobThanks for all your great work! I'm in a magnetic relationship, and I was just curious... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...not spread or maintain infectiousness outside its host. Can I get HIV from anal sex? Yes. In fact, unprotected (without a condom) anal sex (intercourse) is considered to be very risky behavior. It is possible for either sex partner to become... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...soreness, bleeding, or painful bowel movements. Rectal infection also may cause no symptoms. Infections in the throat may cause a sore throat but usually causes no symptoms. What are the complications of gonorrhea? Untreated gonorrhea can... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no condoms) anal sex, unprotected vaginal sex, and sharinginjection drug equipment. Oral sex has been shown to be less... Read more »
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HIV Positive?

Posted by shinpai, 2 Replies
...has a swollen lymph node in the groin for the past 10 or so days. It is not painful and is now barely visible. I have had a sore throat for the past two weeks accompanied by post-nasal drip. There is no pain in my throat just a discomfort that... Read more »

Protected sex!!!! It's making me crazy

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Ok, someone explain WHY people are worried about protected sex? If you had protected sex and are worried about getting HIV, then you have major guilt issues with your behavior. So, keep in Read more »

Please heeeelp!

Posted by Scare, 1 Reply
...girl which i just knew is HIV possitive. After i was informed about that, im feeling all symptoms (white tongue, swollen limph, sore throat, bad taste en my mouse, fatigue...every thing). A friend told me if i used the condom properly, i dont... Read more »

Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
...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 occurred approximately 15 days ago. I felt completely fine for the... Read more »