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Offline rbby

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« on: February 07, 2014, 03:27:20 PM »
this is really embarrassing to admit but I'm honestly worried. I recently celebrated my 21st bday and had a lot to drink, I ended hooking up with some guy when we was getting ready to top me I pulled out a condom and told him to put it on and he did, I don't know if I was too drunk but I couldn't tell if he had taken it off or not. he never really fully penetrated me but he did really try hard, I'm just wondering if he had not been wearing a condom but still forced his penis into my anus but not fully penetrated me could I be at risk? I've tried calling him to ask but haven't heard from him.

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Re: Worried
« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2014, 03:37:03 PM »
RB, given what you have described my guess is that he had a condom on during the time he penetrated you to whatever extent he did. And I think you would have known either during or afterwards if he had ejaculated in you.

But HIV is not something to guess about. My suggestion is that you get tested at 6 weeks. Assuming you get a negative result which is what I think is likely, then you will in all likelihood test negative again and conclusively at 3 months.

For future reference you need to avoid ever having casual sex when you have been drinking too much. It's a dangerous combination and affects your ability to make safer sex choices.

Good luck with your tests. I expect you to come out of this ok but I do think testing is a good idea. 
Andy Velez

Offline Jeff G

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Re: Worried
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2014, 03:40:51 PM »
Happy Birthday . It is impossible for us to know if you were penetrated but its unlikely that you were and did not know it . A brief insertion can carry a risk and you will need to get tested if that happened . Rubbing or frottage isn't a risk .

You can test at 6 weeks past any possible exposure and again at 3 months to confirm it .

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.

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: Worried
« Reply #3 on: February 07, 2014, 04:05:28 PM »
thanks for the fast replies, I should mention I know for a fact he didn't ejaculate inside me, I guess what we did could be considered dipping. is that still considered risky? I'm definitely planning on getting tested at 6 weeks.

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« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2014, 04:09:35 PM »
Any time a bare penis goes into a vagina or rectum it is judged to be a risk . The odds are with you that you will come out of this OK but the responsible thing to do is test so its good to hear you are following through and getting tested for HIV and all other stds as well just to be on the safe side . 

 


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