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What Are The Odds Of Becoming Hiv Positive If You Have Sex With Someone With Hiv

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response to im positive he isnt... what are the odds

Dr. Bob,thanks for your reply and your response is my everyday wish, tho unfortunatly its much past that point 100% deffinatly hiv positive. if theres a way i can share my personal "health tracker profile" with you i will. im 3...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,It is indeed possible that your partner has remained HIV negative despite multiple exposures over the past two years. Not every HIV exposure leads to viral transmission, thankfully! For example, the CDC estimates the per-act risk for acquiring... Read more »

im positive he isnt... what are the odds

im a 25 yr old male in a faithfully committed almost 2 yr relationship. recently moved to southern... Read more »
Project Inform

Odds and Ends

Benefits of Resistance Testing During Pregnancy The usefulness of resistance tests for HIV-positive pregnant women may outweigh their drawbacks. Resistance testing -- a way of measuring to which drugs a person's HIV is likely to be resistant -- is... Read more »

Odds and Ends From CROI 2005: CD4+ Testing, Enfuvirtide Site Reactions, Erectile Dysfunction and Cancers

Introduction PointCare: A CD4+ Cell Test for Resource-Limited Settings Severe Enfuvirtide Injection Site Reactions Tied to Lack of Subcutaneous Fat Erectile Dysfunction Underdiagnosed Among HIV-Infected Men Good News, Bad Situation: HAART... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Serosorting Among HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex With Men Is Associated With Increased Self-Reported Incidence of Bacterial Sexually Transmissible Infections

The researchers undertook to quantify the frequency of HIV serosorting among MSM in Germany, and to evaluate the association of serosorting with other sexual risk management approaches (RMA) and with the frequency of bacterial STI. In 2006, an... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Single Man or HIV-Positive Man in Same-Sex Relationship (Serodiscordant or Seroconcordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ single man or an HIV+ man in a same-sex relationship looking for information on having a child, the options below will... Read more »
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HIV positive oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi there,
Basically I feel a little down right now cause a close friend of mine (ex gf) is being tested for HIV and I feel bad for her because she is so worried. She had unprotected sex with 2 long term partners no condoms.
She is feeling sick right... Read more »

What are the odds?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I recently had unprotected sex with someone I hadn't seen in years...He is currently in the navy and was recently deployed. He has a girlfriend (I'm sure he's had unprotected sex with) who is also in navy. My question is how often does the navy test... Read more »

What are the odds that I will contract HIV from skin rashes/irritation?

Posted by Wesher11, 1 Reply
I had red rashes/skin irritation on my inner thighs and scrotum, and I had sex with this woman with condom, but I worried that her vaginal fluids got on my rashes on my inner thighs and scrotum, if she is HIV+ and the fluids get on my rashes, will I... Read more »

what are the odds

Posted by odds, 2 Replies
I took a rapid test 6 weeks after having unprotected vaginal sex with stranger, this was the prick the end of the finger, the nurse told me at that point it would come back negative, because not enough time went by. It came back negative and she... Read more »