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Offline worriedguy90

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HIV through ceramic needle
« on: January 25, 2009, 01:47:45 PM »
       I only had once actual sexual encounter in my life. It was in the showers with another guy. There was no penatration, but there was foreplay. His penis touch mine, and so on.  I can't remeber if he did or not, but if he were to have ejaculated onto my penis, could I have had contracted HIV if he had it? And from what I could remember, there were no cuts near or on the lower part of my body except maybe a pimple. I got an anitbody blood test 6 weeks after this encounter and found out that I was diagnosed with herpes and negative for HIV. How accurate is this test? And how possible is it that I COULD have contracted HIV?
     Also, I decided to take a hot shower at my local gym (24 hr fitness). there are 5 stalls you could take a shower in and these stalls were made of glass walls. Hypothetically, if the person who used the shower before me rubbed his penis or ejaculated in that exact same place in the exact same stall were to have HIV could I have contracted HIV by rubbing my penis at the exact same place he rubbed his?

Thankyou for helping me. I am very worried that I might have HIV.

Offline RapidRod

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Re: Transmission in the Shower
« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2009, 01:57:32 PM »
At no time did you have a risk of contracting HV. Take the time to read the leassons on transmission. You can find the link in the "Welcome" thread.

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Re: Transmission in the Shower
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2009, 07:11:06 PM »
It wouldnt have made any difference if the guy ejaculated on your or if you were in a shower stall overflowing with fresh sperm. HIV is a fragile virus. It has been proven to only be transmitted sexually in two ways -- unprotected vaginal and anal intercourse. All the rest of things people worry about are strictly theoretical in terms of risk. And for sure masturbation and situations like shower play are not risky in anyway for HIV.

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Offline worriedguy90

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Transmission Through Foreplay?
« Reply #3 on: February 03, 2009, 06:03:08 PM »
If I had mutual masturbation as well as penile to penile contact with another guy in the shower, am I at risk for contracting HIV if he was HIV positive? Also if his semen came into contact with my penis could that give me HIV too? (I had no open cuts or sores on my penis at that time, I might have had some small cuts on my legs.)

Offline RapidRod

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Re: Transmission Through Foreplay?
« Reply #4 on: February 03, 2009, 06:20:38 PM »
First off, go back and read the "Welcome" thread and the posting guidelines like you were to do before you ever posted on this forum. Then return to your original tread.

Offline Ann

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Re: Transmission Through Foreplay?
« Reply #5 on: February 03, 2009, 09:55:05 PM »
worried,

I've merged your new thread into your original thread - where you should post all your additional thoughts or questions. It helps us to help you when you keep all your additional thoughts or questions in one thread.

If you need help finding your thread when you come here, click on the "Show own posts" link under your name in the left-hand column of any forum page.

Please also read through the Welcome Thread so you can familiarize yourself with our Forum Posting Guidelines. Thank you for your cooperation.


You've already been told that this shower incident posed no risk to you of hiv infection.

NO RISK.

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Offline worriedguy90

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HIV through ceramic needle
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2009, 10:19:59 PM »
Is it possible to contract HIV through a ceramic needle tool? I am currently taking a ceramic class and accidently poked myself with a needle tool that other people have used. I now have a sore throat. Ig they had HIV could it have been transmitted to me through that needle tool?

Offline Ann

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Re: HIV through ceramic needle
« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2009, 03:41:15 AM »
Worried,

Once again I've merged your threads. Stop starting new threads each time you come here. Please re-read your entire thread.

No, it is not possible to become infected with hiv through a tool used in ceramics, even if that tool is a needle. NO RISK.

Ann
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"...health will finally be seen not as a blessing to be wished for, but as a human right to be fought for." Kofi Annan

Nymphomaniac: a woman as obsessed with sex as an average man. Mignon McLaughlin

HIV is certainly character-building. It's made me see all of the shallow things we cling to, like ego and vanity. Of course, I'd rather have a few more T-cells and a little less character. Randy Shilts

 


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