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Vaginal Discharge After Getting Fingered Worried I Have HIV

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vaginal discharge touches wound on finger

Dear Dr. Frascino,My name is David and I am from italy. I am in a terrible mental problem after having a protected sex with a prostitute. After having sex using a condom, while i was removing the condom I kind of touched the outer surface of the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Buona sera David,Aspetta! Non ti uccidi! La cosa pi importante che hai avuto sesso sicuro: hai usato un preservativo. Bravo! Il tuo rischio stato essenzialmente inesistente. A proposito, io sono appena rientrato da Milano. Tra la cucina milanese,... Read more »

can you get hiv from vaginal discharge left on toilet seat

I have ocd about hiv,etc. my mom is staying at my house and wipes from back to front. if she left... Read more »

Getting HIV from someone's fingers?The Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

I was recently involved in a situation where the female partnerI was with touched her vagina (with... Read more »
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Fingering

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Simple question: is there any risk to getting a small amount of vaginal secretions on intact skin. This incident in question is fingering. It lasted for a few seconds. Intellectually, I think I should not worry. But emotionally I worry because the... Read more »

Fingering

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am having a hard time getting a definitive answer on whether fingering (vaginal and anal) constitutes a significant risk in the event of hangnails and associated redness, cracking, and peeling of the skin. Does anyone have any insight on this? Read more »

fingering

Posted by 123scared, 2 Replies
4 weeks ago i had a fingering (vaginal) experience and in the last 10 days i have experienced a severe case of dry mouth that is worsening. No other symptoms to speak of but my girlfriend has also now developed headache and flu symptoms. I had... Read more »

Fingering & HIV infection(Via Nose)

Posted by chrisenquist, 3 Replies
Hi,
1. Can a person(let's say subject A-male) get infected by accidently inserting vaginal fluids(from an infected person, let's say subject B) into nose?

Assuming, subject A did fingering activity on subject B who works at a night club, but after... Read more »