What If Sperm Gets Into A Cut

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I beg you please answer 3rd or 4th time I sent message/cut and brush

Hi, please help. At this point I think I have gone into full desperation and depression. I don't eat, sleep and the only things I do all day is cry and think of the probabilities that I got something from that brush. Please this is the 3rd time I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."full desperation and depression," not eating or sleeping. Plus, you are crying all day because you are concerned about a small cut you received while getting a manicure? WOWZA!!! Shouldn't most brides be well ensconced in their "serenity bubble"... Read more »

Bruise and sperm

Hi Bob! I wrote a thank you message about a year ago, promising not to have anymore wild student... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...alternative insemination. This can be done at home or may require medical assistance, such as from a fertility clinic. At home, sperm is placed into the vagina with a syringe or eye dropper. Some women have their partner provide sperm; others use... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

...Many of them are nonprofit and some offer financial assistance if necessary. If you use supplements, buyers' clubs can help cut costs. Seeking Help Some community organizations have money to help people in an emergency get the drugs they... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...to show up on the test. The viral load test measures virus in the blood. It doesn't tell you about virus in sexual fluids (sperm or vaginal fluids.) The viral load test result was for when your sample was taken, not today. Viral load can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Pregnancy and HIV

...mother's blood. An HIV-infected father can transmit HIV to his wife and to their child. To reduce this risk, some couples have used sperm washing and artificial insemination. How Can We Prevent Infection of Newborns? What if the father is... Read more »
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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no visible cuts in my glans or in body of my penis. I am terrified from the information I am reading online. If it helps, I am... Read more »

how does...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
exactly how does the hiv virus enter your bloodstream from vaginal intercourse if there are no open wounded areas. if there are membranes.. where are they? i feel stupid asking.. but shows how much i know about the human body. Read more »

Hollowman please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...no risk, but I would really appreciate your opinion since you seem to be so well-informed. BTW, I don't know whether this guy cut his hand before or after he handed me my drink. Then again, I don't know if that makes a difference. Read more »

Cuts are no risk.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My health worker said cuts are no worry, think about it , if cuts was as a big worry as unprotected sex we would all be dead. Read more »