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Sperm Should I Get Test For HIV

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Donor HIV+, sperm in freezer (no MD supervision), at risk?

My sperm donor recently tested positive for HIV. 5-9 months ago, he donated sperm which I kept in my freezer and used twice (with no resulting pregnancy). How high is my chance of infection and would PEP be recommended at this late in the game. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I would assume (and certainly hope) the sperm donor was HIV tested prior to donating "5-9 months ago." If he only recently tested HIV positive, we can therefore assume he contracted the virus Read more »

Sperm Wash ICSI OR IVF

Iam 42 healthy and my husband is HIV positive CD4 count is 700 and viralload is unditectable. we... Read more »

unprotected sex for once

it makes me feel really good when i read some answers to questions.am a 27 yrs woman.i got married... Read more »
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HIV i-Base

Planning a Pregnancy

...sexually transmitted infections. The man should have a semen analysis. This can rule out any infection and also to ensure that his sperm count is fit and healthy. All these risk factors aside, HIV is actually quite a difficult virus to transmit.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Pregnancy and HIV

...mother's antibodies are passed to the baby. This does not mean the baby is infected. Fact Sheet 102 has more information on HIV tests. Another test, similar to the HIV viral load test (See Fact Sheet 125 , Viral Load Tests), can be used to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China Daily Examines HIV Testing Strategies Among High-Risk Groups

... China Daily on Wednesday examined how health authorities in some Chinese provinces are making HIV tests mandatory for various high-risk groups as HIV continues to spread to the general public. Policymakers in the Hunan province Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Step-by-Step: Sperm Washing

...be used. The best test to use is not established. 8. Store the Sperm Sample The sample is frozen and stored until the HIV test results come back. It may also be stored for use during the woman's next fertility cycle if she is past ovulation... Read more »
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Talking about having a baby...

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...says that though we can't get me pregnant naturally, invetro is possible cecuase the virus lives in the semen, not the actual sperm. He and I are learning more and more about the virus together, but are unable to find out anything about having... Read more »

eyes

Posted by anxiousone1, 1 Reply
...I had unprotected oral sex with a man about 8 years ago with no sperm involved to the best of my knowledge. I had flu-like symptoms afterwards and went and got tested for HIV because I was so scared. Read more »

One foolish night...

Posted by Pushn40, 3 Replies
...unprotected oral sex with both the man and the woman. I also had unprotected vaginal sex with her, which is also where I deposited my sperm. While in their hottub, I allowed him to insert - unprotected - his penis into my anal cavity for a brief... Read more »

Please somebody

Posted by helpasap, 4 Replies
...you didnt felt it and I wtf are you talking about . it was gang bang and now i'm freaking out and I went to hospital there was sperm inside of my butt and dr said you mite need to get tested for HIV and I said ok. Read more »