... There is no chance of a positive result, that is why condoms are used. Fully expect a negative result. (3 replies)
... Last year I had sex for the first time with a guy and even though we used a condom, there was much blood since I was a virgin so it got me worried that I might have got it through the exposed blood. ... (3 replies)
... or vaginal sex is classed as a risk of an HIV infection and I hate to be the bearer of bad news but this risk exists whether ejaculation takes place or not. ... (2 replies)
... I only ask since receptive anal sex is a MUCH higher risk than vaginal sex. With that said, since you had unprotected intercourse, you should have an HIV test. I'm assuming you found out the "rumor" regarding him being positive AFTER you had sex with him? ... (2 replies)
... I'm scared I am 38 years old and I had unprotected sex with a co worker and rumor has it that he is hiv positive but he denies it. I know for a fact he pulled out right before he ejaculated. But I'm worried about how I felt the next morning when I woke up. ... (2 replies)
... I have the flu coming :( and I have been having ulcers and I have certainly got a dry cough, been up most of the night coughing !!
HIV has NO specific symptoms and if you start down this route your going to have a long and stressful 12 weeks.
Your going to have to wait for 6 weeks or 4 with a 4th generation test before you get a better indication of your status. Until... (5 replies)
... the time scales and bad flu may be and hopefully are just pure coincidence as i said previously id been out drinking for 3 days with out much sleep before i got ill...
it was mainly the mouth ulcers and dry cough that caught my attention too potential hiv (5 replies)
... is HIV positive, the risk for HIV from giving oral is only theoretical. Oral sex is one of the most common of sexual activities. Receiving oral is absolutely no risk. ... (5 replies)
... Perhaps I overlooked it, but I didn't notice a time frame since the incident occurred (although it seems like around two weeks ago, yes?). Basically, you had a risk, although from what you described it was quite brief ... and it doesn't seem like there was FULL penetration. Nevertheless, it would be prudent to test after this incident. A baseline test at around six weeks... (5 replies)
... ive basically been extremely worried about potentaially having hiv..i had oral sex with a guy i met but didnt really worry and the though of hiv never really corossed my mind due to no symnptoms and not really having looked into it. ... (5 replies)
... now ive started to see some neck pain and stiffness which makes me worry a lot my tounge has these white patches every now and then ... im very worried about these symptoms which relate to HIV .... ... (9 replies)
... What reason did you have to think that your partner had HIV? Is she an IV drug abuser or prostitute? Is she a resident of or immigrant from an HIV-endemic area? If not, it's far more likely that her result was a false positive than a true positive. In other words, you may very well be taking PEP for nothing if her result was not confirmed, so you'll want to do that ASAP.
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... If she was indeed confirmed positive, the chances of catching HIV from a single vaginal exposure are statiscally somewhere around 1 infection per 2,000 acts to 1 per 2,500 acts with a known positive woman. ... (6 replies)
... Pep has been proven to reduce the risk of HIV transmission. ... (6 replies)
... I had an unprotected intercouse with a woman, 48 hours later HIV antibody test revealed she was positive and I was negative. ... (6 replies)
... el guilty about. It's a fragile virus that can only be transmitted under very specific conditions. In your situation, there is absolutely NO way whatsoever that HIV could be transmitted. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your response. The coincidence of the timing and symptoms has me really worried. (4 replies)
... I got chlamydia. However, I am worried about HIV. However, I always use a condom and I always top. ... (1 replies)
... to one of the leading HIV experts in the world. ... (12 replies)
... thanks very much for your replies..
the oral wasnt a major concern after researching but obviously the anal was..obviously the annoying thing is it was a first time thing..from what i no the guy had flu 3 weeks prior to our intercourse and im not sure what his sexual activity had been up till then. probably around 2 inches penetrated for around 90 seconds
8 days after we... (5 replies)