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Ways To Contract Herpes

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Dr. Bob please answer, eagerly awaiting response -Contracted MRSA and Herpes from being rimmed Follow Up Questions

Hi Dr. Bob,Sorry to be a pest, but I am freaking out (eagerly) awaiting your response to my question...The question is this...I was rimmed / oral from the prostitute late may 2007 (only possible exosure) tested 6 times after (last test on dec 31st...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You are "receiving conflicting information"??? From whom? Certainly not from me or this Web site!Your fears are completely unwarranted. You and your wife's repeatedly negative HIV tests are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No... Read more »

Genital Herpes

Dr Frascino,How are you? I hope you are doing well.Quick question, can one get genital herpes from... Read more »

Contracted MRSA and Herpes from being rimmed

To Dr. Bob,On May 31st, 2007 I went to a Massage Parlour where I received oral sex with saran wrap... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Herpes

...are infected. In addition, genital HSV can lead to potentially fatal infections in babies. It is important that women avoid contracting herpes during pregnancy because a newly acquired infection during late pregnancy poses a greater risk of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Studies Examine Reducing Risk of Vertical HIV Transmission While Breastfeeding, Effect of Herpes Treatments on Transmission

...transmission. Of the 497 infants in the Kenyan study, 12, or 2.4%, were HIV-positive one week after birth. Fifteen infants, or 3%, contracted the virus from breastfeeding eight days to 12 months after birth, the study found. In a similar study... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...body. Having syphilis can make you more likely to transmit HIV if you are already HIV positive, and you are more likely to contract HIV from a partner who has both HIV and syphilis. Penicillin is the standard treatment for syphilis, but... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

... What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Read more »
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HSV-2 WAYS OF INFECTION

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Are there any facts about how HSV-2 is transmitted? I have read that it can be contracted from genital to genital, and from genital to mouth - But what if I receive oral from a girl... Can she pass HSV2 from her mouth Read more »

condom broke - got herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Hey, My case seems somewhat different from others at least to me. I contracted herpes as a result of 30 seconds exposure to sex worker's vagina during intercourse as the condom broke. I have not been feeling Read more »

oh god i fucked up

Posted by ilovefishin, 4 Replies
Please help me My exposure is i licked a girl in her anus and vagina .2 weeks later i had a fever and rash in my anus and penis area. i am married and i had sex with the wife and she got the same thing i am really scared and now... Read more »

question

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...had all the classic symptoms,i also had one blister like pimple on the end of my penis for a week or two.Im wondering now if i contracted herpes from this exposure.Does anyone know if a herpes infection can also give someone muscle aches ,stomach... Read more »