Testing Negative After Deep Kissing
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI dont realy know how to explain, ive been deep kissing a girl in advanced hiv status, since that exposure that someone said theres now risk i have been with candidiasis, angular cheilitis, pains in the gums, all my life as ended, or almost ended, i... Read more »
Posted by TopGuy1, 1 ReplyAbout a month ago I had sex with a couple of guys on a vacation, in gay sauna. They gave me oral and we kissed (real deep french kissing), no anal. I had something like a zit on the penis and canker sore in the mouth. One guy rimmed me.
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Posted by ind234567, 2 Repliesi am 26 yr old male from India. 48 hours back i had protected sex with a girl whom i later 100% suspect of being HIV infected. during the sex, we had deep hard kissing for 5 minutes or so and it resulted in my lips getting minor cuts and scratches.... Read more »
Posted by Katietaylor, 1 ReplyPlease can someone give me their honest opinion on whether this is a reason for me to be concerned and tested?
Im going out of my mind with worry and keep checking my body for HIV symptoms due what I believe my risky exposure.
Im a 34 year old woman... Read more »
Posted by caman1313I engaged in open mouth kissing with a girl at a bar that I didn't know very well. My gums bleed when I brush and I'm worried about potential infection. I kissed the girl maybe 5 times throughout the night. The next morning I woke up paranoid I... Read more »
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesPCR testing in your case is not necessary. Nor is antibody screening. In fact, no testing is necessary!There is no evidence that HIV is transmitted through contact with saliva during kissing. If it were, we'd be a lot worse off.RMK... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillPlease see and read all the prior posts of people who have french kissed sex workers and then written in, now terrified they caught something from their passionate lip lock. There you will note a consistent theme that kissing does not transmit HIV.... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesMaking a decision to get tested is one that you need to make on your own. It sounds like a particularly difficult decision for you because of the need to leave your country for testing. A test at 37 days falls within the window period, so it is... Read more »
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