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Offline Penguins

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Received oral risk
« on: August 29, 2021, 09:43:29 am »
Hi, 4 weeks ago I received unprotected oral sex. About an hour later I started feeling a burning/pain sensation at the top of my penis which lasted until a few days ago. I was tested 10 days ago for Chlamydia/gonorrhea/hiv/other STDs and was found negative, only strange thing was I got a result of "many mucus" in my urine. Also, my eyes were constantly red ever since I received oral sex. It looked like blood vessels had exploded in my eyes every other day.
I'm worried that it's a sign of HIV so I do want to get tested soon. I had a dry cough for 2 days but it's gone now. What's my risk?

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Re: Received oral risk
« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2021, 09:51:19 am »
Hiya,

Receiving a blowjob lacks the conditions required for acquiring HIV. Thus it makes sense that after nearly 40 years of this pandemic in terms of BJ's, there hasn't been a single documented case of HIV transmission to an insertive partner (the person being "sucked"), and you will not be the worlds first.

The burning feeling a few hours later and the red eyes etc has nothing to do with HIV. Go see a doctor and treat whatever is making you feel unwell.

Here's what you need to know to avoid HIV infection:
Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, every time, no exceptions. Consider talking to your healthcare provider about PrEP as an additional layer of HIV protection

Keep in mind that some sexual practices described as ‘safe’ in terms of HIV transmission might still pose a risk for transmission of other STI's, so please do get tested regularly and at least yearly for all STI's including but not limited to HIV and test more frequently if unprotected intercourse occurs

Also, note that it is possible to have an STI and show no signs or symptoms and, the only way of knowing is by testing.

Kind regards

Jim

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Offline Penguins

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Re: Received oral risk
« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2021, 03:54:10 am »
You were obviously right, tested negative. I have another question (funny this happened just yesterday). I was working at the cafe yesterday and a customer handed me a Coke bottle to open. It had shattered glass on it and I got a shallow cut on my hand from it (there was a drop of blood). I don't know if the guy has HIV but thinking what if he got cut by the glass before me and does have HIV. Do I need to take PEP?

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Re: Received oral risk
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2021, 05:07:34 am »
You had no HIV risk. Relax and move on with your life.
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