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What Is The Risk Of Condom Inside Out

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Condom broke? Risks and PEP consideration?

Hello Dr. Frascino (or whomever can answer my question):I am a single gay male who doesn't have sex very often. Two nights ago, I met up with another gay friend of mine, and we decided to have anal sex (we had discussed this before). I wound up...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Broken-condom (or, in your case, two broken-condoms) sex carries the same HIV-acquisition risk as unprotected sex. The decision whether to use PEP depends on the likelihood that your top gun is positively charged (and on Read more »

Risk of catching HIV with a condom? (CONDOM EFFICACY)

Hi,I've read the forum, but still can't entirely find an answer for my question. The situation was... Read more »

Risk when condom fails with HIV + man

Dr. Bob: I recently had sex with an HIV positive top man, we used a condom but it broke. I read in... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Little Thing Called Love: Condom Use in High-Risk Primary Heterosexual Relationships

...a strategy to find and maintain a primary relationship, establish trust, and build intimacy. Although they recognized their risk of HIV and other STDs, many participants reported unprotected intercourse, "placing their love for their partner and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Official Says Cambodia Faces New HIV Threat With Condom Campaign at Risk

...place to place. "Enforcement of the anti-trafficking law harms the 100 percent condom use in brothels," he noted. "The main risk of a second wave of HIV infections occurring in Cambodia is from female sex workers, their clients, and sweethearts,"... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African Anti-Rape Condom Could Reduce Risk of Pregnancy, HIV, STDs

...rapes occurring in South Africa, which has the highest rate of sexual assault in the world. The device also could reduce the risk of pregnancy or infection with HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases by acting as a female condom, according to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Use and HIV Risk Among U.S. Adults

...condom use among adults. The goal is to measure trends in condom use and to estimate the extent to which persons at increased risk for HIV report using condoms to protect their sexual partners and themselves. The General Social Survey has... Read more »
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Condom Breakage - level of risk?

Posted by worriedbrit, 1 Reply
...criticism) and I would hate to make presumptions based on the fact that she has had lots of partners. My mind is telling me that the risk was extremely low (the other activities were oral sex and protected vaginal sex) but the bad voice that is... Read more »

Risk of condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...pls note that the condom is not safe, you are still in the risk of getting hpv genital warts during skin to skin contact because some of your genital area is not protected by condom Read more »

Any risk with condoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...To all on this board, if i had protected vaginal sex with a female who was high risk, and no apperant breakage occured, is there any risk for me or should I just move on Read more »

broken condom/hiv risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...am extremely worried, am 22 year old guy went to bali for holiday and had sex with a prostitute in massage parlour. i used a condom but after bout 30 seconds the condom broke and i immediately pulled out and washed myself and am worried sick. it... Read more »