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Treatment For Laceration In Vaginal Opening

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Very deep lacerations

Dear Dr. Bob,I have read your responses about hiv infection from fingernails scratches. My situation is similar but much more involved. I had and argument with a friend who is hiv positive. the top of my body was bare. Unexpectedly, she pounced on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your girlfriend "pounced" on you and used her very long fingernails to tear through your flesh causing "very deep lacerations." In addition she was trying to bite you??? Hmmm . . . who the hell are you dating, a female... Read more »

re: Open Cut From BDSM Play FREAKING OUT (donated $100)

Dr. Bob.I just saw you answered my question tonight (4/2)! Thank You very much Sir. I am VERY... Read more »

FRESH Open Cut & Under Fingernails

First, thank you for this kind and helpful service... I was truly surprised that many others had... Read more »
U.S. National Institutes of Health

At AIDS 2012, Fauci Delivers Opening Plenary on Ending the HIV/AIDS Pandemic

The robust arsenal of antiretroviral drugs and scientifically proven interventions now available to treat and prevent HIV infection offers unprecedented opportunities to make major gains in the fight against HIV/AIDS and ultimately end the... Read more »

Open-Label Extension of iPrEx HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Study Begins at 11 Sites in Six Countries

San Francisco, CA, USA -- The iPrEx Open-Label Extension Study (iPrEx OLE), the next phase of the first human study to report efficacy results on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to prevent HIV infection, has begun at clinical trial sites around the... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Open Clinical Trials

Rilpivirine (TMC278) for Treatment-Naive Patients Once-Daily Raltegravir for Treatment-Naive Patients Can Raltegravir Further Reduce Viral Load? Maraviroc for CD4 Cell Recovery Vicriviroc in People With Dual/Mixed-Tropic HIV Cognitive Function... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Refugees Need HIV Treatment Too: NGOs

HIV/AIDS treatment can be successful even in war-torn regions, according to a report from Doctors Without Borders (DWB). Patients receiving HIV/AIDS drugs in countries like the Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti and Burundi achieved "comparable... Read more »
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Hiv transmission through contact of vaginal fluid with an open wound?

Posted by neibet, 1 Reply
What is the risk of HIV transmission through the exposure of an open wound to vaginal secretions.
Assuming i am having a back massage and i have an open injury on my back and the masseuse was sitting naked in my back with her vagina in direct... Read more »

Open cut Vs. Vaginal Fluids

Posted by luisferreira, 1 Reply

Some weeks ago and few hours before having protected sex
with a sex worker, I did shave my scrotum and had a one small bleeding cut
Is it possible to get infected from her vagina fluids if they did reach my cut, which I am sure it did happen? What... Read more »

open cut on index finger on a drunk night

Posted by curiousmann, 2 Replies
Hi folks,
With my all respect I want to get your opinion on my story, I will try to keep it short promise. I had an open cut on my index finger when i woke up, so i will assume it was there at the beginning of story. I was drunk 20days ago, and... Read more »

Open cut on Penis (Non bleeding)

Posted by jds, 1 Reply

1 week back I had protected sex with a sex worker less than 2 min. A day later I experience small pain on my pennies next day it developed as small cuts in the pennies tip of the foreskin. I was worried whether condom covers this portion when I... Read more »