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Offline aadriandlv

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Insertive oral sex with HIV+
« on: December 27, 2013, 02:29:49 AM »
4 weeks ago, I received oral sex for 10 seconds from a guy who told me he was positive after the fact. he sucked my dick only for a brief amount of time, nothing else, no sex, just kissing and oral... it was a little bit dark but his teeth looked bad... I stopped immediately and left the room.
I have been scared since then because I had a small sore in my penis when that happened.

I have read all the posts and I am trying to convince myself that mine won't be an exception.
That HIV is not transmitted via oral sex.


I have had however swollen lymph nodes for the first time...flu, bleeding gums, and yes I have been scared and depressed. it was a terrible Christmas, but it was my fault.

My question to you is, no updates regarding oral sex and HIV right? I just want to convince myself that i am not infected.
You haven't heard any new case of people getting infected from a scenario like mine right?

Thanks




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Re: Insertive oral sex with HIV+
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2013, 05:53:02 AM »
adrian,

Getting a blowjob is NOT a risk for hiv infection. Not one person has ever been infected with hiv this way and you aren't going to be the first.

Not only is saliva not infectious, but it also contains over a dozen different proteins and enzymes that damage hiv and render it unable to infect.

Before you ask the inevitable question about blood in the mouth, unless you're in the habit of repeatedly punching a person in the mouth before they blow you, there could not be enough blood present to cause any hiv concern.

Getting blown IS a risk for other, much more easily transmitted STIs, such as gonorrhea, syphilis and herpes.

If you feel unwell, see a doctor. Whatever is going on has nothing to do with hiv.

Here's what you need to know in order to avoid hiv infection:

You need to be using condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, every time, no exceptions until such time as you are in a securely monogamous relationship where you have both tested for ALL sexually transmitted infections together.

To agree to have unprotected intercourse is to consent to the possibility of being infected with an STI. Sex without a condom lasts only a matter of minutes, but hiv is forever.

Have a look through the condom and lube links in my signature line so you can use condoms with confidence.

ALTHOUGH YOU DO NOT NEED TO TEST FOR HIV SPECIFICALLY OVER A NO RISK BLOWJOB, anyone who is sexually active should be having a full sexual health care check-up, including but not limited to hiv testing, at least once a year and more often if unprotected intercourse occurs.

If you aren't already having regular, routine check-ups, now is the time to start. As long as you make sure condoms are being used for intercourse, you can fully expect your routine hiv tests to return with negative results.

Don't forget to always get checked for all the other sexually transmitted infections as well, because they are MUCH easier to transmit than hiv. Some of the other STIs can be present with no obvious symptoms, so the only way to know for sure is to test.

Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, and you will avoid hiv infection. It really is that simple!

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Re: Insertive oral sex with HIV+
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2014, 01:30:21 PM »
Hi Ann,
This morning I got a call from the doctor telling me that I tested positive for Genital Herpes.
I got an ulcer in my penis which ended up being herpes.
Dr. told me that my risk is very very low but he is concerned about HIV and will get blood  test this monday.

I went to Walgreens and got a oraquick box (oral swap) and tested negative, this is exactly 7 weeks after exposure.

Does this mean the blood test will be negative too? I have had many symptoms: flu, ulcer, muscle and joint pain... but I read that Herpes has the same symptoms as hiv

My question to you is, assuming that I have a real risk. Testing negative at 7 weeks is a good sign right?
Oraquick is  reliable even though is an oral test right?

Thanks

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Re: Insertive oral sex with HIV+
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2014, 01:35:15 PM »
I would fully expect your test to be negative as oral sex IS NOT a risk for HIV infection.  Most folks, who test positive, will do so within 22 days or so and your test was done, 7 weeks after this incident.  You did not need to test for HIV, other than your own piece of mind.

As I said, you did not have a risk and your negative result, confirms it.

Joe

 


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