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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 version of Freddy... Read more »

Hcv from mans laceration

Dr,I live in Chicago and the other day I was walking home when a homeless man from a drug rehab... 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 »
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Condoms

...friction. Do not keep them in a wallet or a car glove compartment. Check the expiration date. Don't use outdated condoms. Don't open a condom package with your teeth. Be careful that your fingernails or jewelry don't tear the condom. Body... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...in your mouth. If HIV-infected blood or sexual fluid gets inside your body, you can get infected. This can happen through an open sore or wound, during sexual activity, or if you share equipment to inject drugs. HIV can also be spread from a... Read more »
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HIV and Safer Sex

...squares made from latex. Put some water- or silicone-based lube on one side of the dental dam or a condom that has been cut open. Then stretch the dam or condom over the vagina or anus with the lubed side facing away from your mouth. This gives... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...to enter the penis, especially if it has contact with HIV-infected blood or vaginal fluids for a long time or if it has any open sores. Some men think that they can't transmit HIV if they pull their penis out before they reach orgasm. This isn't... Read more »
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What foolish and senseless behavior. Please Help!

Posted by brainshom, 1 Reply
...later found out was/is a prostitute. Had I known she was a sex worker, I would not have slept with her. My risk was protected vaginal sex. What is really freaking me out is that I sucked her nipples and earlobes too and we deep kissed for about... Read more »

Jazz Help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Gman Bill says that a cut has to be at the mucous layer and no oxygen involved for HIV transmission. What are your thoughts on this because at other parts of the site it says a cut is enough, so what if two bleeding cuts rubbed together? Read more »

Three little hookers are we !!!

Posted by hepburn1, 1 Reply
...from 3 prostitues all of which I had a condom on & by reading this site is v low risk.However I fingered 2 of the girls vaginally & one anally (half digit up anus). I then came on one of their faces but cannot re-call putting uncovered... Read more »

how much hiv in vaginal fluids

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Answer: A small amount or none. The small amount can/could be risky. There is really no documentation on transmission from female to male. There IS documentation on a few men who have had post-coital female blood infect them via intercourse. I... Read more »