... Hi i gave unprotected conniligus to two prostitutes i was drunk and i wasent able to perform other tipes of sex.... Im worried because i have grographic tongue and my tongue is always kind of inflamed. The prostitutes where not mestruating.. Do i need to test? ... (5 replies)
... d up giving up and went our separate ways. I feel like my chances of catching something from him are kinda slim. I did not give him oral either. However, now I'm worried he might have had precum and rubbed my anus with it. ... (1 replies)
... Thank you for the clarification, joggen. That is reassuring news!
Sadly, more symptoms are following with peeling dry palms and nail cracks, muscle sores (arms, legs, backs) and more mouth ulcers on my gum... Only time will tell. :( (11 replies)
... biologically effective against HIV. HIV cannot cross a latex barrier, PERIOD. Anybody who suggests otherwise doesn't understand the basics of HIV prevention. Your doctor is needlessly worrying you and subjecting you to unnecessary tests. ... (11 replies)
... Hey Apollo, thanks for the reply.
I do hope my doctor is wrong but he mentioned that condoms bring down the likelihood of transmission by up to 85% but not 100% and this is published by the CDC guidelines.
I will take a lab ag/ab test on the 9th week and 12th week subsequently. Cheers! (11 replies)
... Thank you for your reply and good luck, smiteler. I need it.
As much as I want to move on, it's just that too many REAL symptoms have been happening in this period after my encounter and some of them have really never happened before. For instance, the dry mouth have been ongoing for about 2 weeks every night, and each morning I get a really white tongue when I wake up.... (11 replies)
... You never had a risk of HIV, so what ever is going on with you is not related to HIV at all. ... (11 replies)
... not one of those symptoms are HIV specific,
i know this because i have it.
the test is alot more accurate then your fears or opinions
and how you feel will not effect the accuracy of it.
when you collect your 12 week negative
come back and tell us about it.
by the way
3 months is conclusive,your doctor gave you some outdated information.
good luck (11 replies)
... Whilst I understand that symptoms cannot help define HIV, it is indeed scary that my symptoms are unique to HIV as well! ... (11 replies)
... No, there isn't a chance in hell that you caught HIV. Your tests have confirmed that. The 4th generation tests will detect antigen or antibody after 4 weeks. You have tested well beyond that. And you never needed testing in the first place. You should be having a beer and celebrating, not worrying about a virus you were never exposed to. (11 replies)
... Hi apollo,
Thank you for your reply. I would like to believe that the condom was on when I ejaculated. Even so, is it the case that protected sex is definitely free from HIV? My doctor told me otherwise and advise me to test again in 12/13 weeks.
Unfortunately I am also experiencing weird symptoms, and the ones that got to me the most was dry mouth/white tongue and... (11 replies)
I would be grateful for some advice. I met this girl recently who initially we kissed on our first date. On the second date just prior to her coming to my house I brushed my teeth and I have gum issues which meant I bleed a lot. When she arrived we spent the whole evening kissing, pretty deeply.
After spending the whole evening pretty much kissing, she informed me... (1 replies)
... Just got some test results back from the urologist bacteria was found in my prostate was put on antibiotics for 30 days hopefully that takes care of my tip of my penis burning while urinating going in to see a doctor on Tuesday for a physical I'm still worried about hiv since I'm still experiencing leg/feet numbness (8 replies)
... Well if a condom comes off while having sex then it's quiet straight forward and you know about it. so on that basis it's clear you didn't have a risk, so their is little point testing further for hiv. (11 replies)
... Hey friends,
Wanted to say first that this a great community and it looks like you help a lot of people from their worries and anxiety, well done and thank you!
Ill get to my exposure!
I am a 20 year old, Hetrosexual male, circumised! I went to a massage parlour where i had protected sexual intercourse with a female.
After finishing and pulling it out, i realised... (1 replies)
... That's a sign of relief but I said we did have sex with a condom however she said there was a time when she was on top and her vagina was rubbing against my penis I was somewhat drunk and don't remember that. But I do remember the protected sex. Should I be worried? (5 replies)
... Symptoms mean NOTHING as far as HIV. The only things that can counted are risk and HIV tests. Since oral sex is NOT a risk, you have zero HIV concerns here. ... (5 replies)
... So even though i experienced all those "ARS" symptoms in a matter of days should I be worried about HIV? ... (5 replies)
... Oral sex has been proved not to be a valid risk for hiv and this has been backed up with many years of research where their were no recorded cases of transmission. ... (5 replies)
... my back, and under my armpits, and some pain on the sides of my thighs. She said it looks like a virus, but she said HIV is not uncommon. I FREAKED OUT. ... (5 replies)