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Swallowing Precum Worried I Have HIV

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HIV Infection via swallowing blood?

Dear Dr. Bob,My husband and I are aid workers in Tanzania, where the prevalence of AIDS is greater than 10% in the city we work (Dar es Salaam). He was involved in a car accident on Friday and the taxi driver's blood went into his mouth. He has no...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...small quantity. There are components in saliva that inhibit HIV. Also, stomach acid would kill the virus.Because you are clearly worried, I'd suggest your husband get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. The results will most... Read more »

Very worried!

Dear Dr Bob,Firstly I would like to say how pleased I was to find this site and even more so that I... Read more »
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Oral sex with precum

Posted by cman3312, 2 Replies
...asked him again about his status and he got mad and said he doesn't care and he doesn't get it check. I am very worried about hiv. I have told my story to 2 other sites (Aidsmeds and medhelp) and the people on that site said I had no-risk. But... Read more »

Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

Posted by alanwann, 2 Replies
...others and say its not HIV just nervousness.Ive heard you cant get anything from swallowing and giving head and I never really worried before. I realize the risks now and am very worried.Is this a sign of infection? Read more »

Scared and Worried: Possible HIV Exposure

Posted by kindahypertonic, 1 Reply
...on my tongue as well. After another three days, I healed and was back on my feet. Is this a sign of having been infected by HIV? I have not been sick since, had any canker sores, etc. However, the last time I had been with him, I got sick as... Read more »

Really worried about the Test!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...but I am scared boy. I honestly believe I have never done anything that's considered "high risk" or even close yet I am still worried about it. Read more »