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Testing & Pep
« on: May 08, 2022, 02:57:43 pm »
Hi I just wanted your advice and input. April 15 I stepped on a razor at
The gym and it tore my bottom of my feet up and it got infected. I got antibiotics and put on pep. Iím kind of exploring my sexuality. I met with a guy who was pushing about barebacking which we didnít do but he did put his fingers inside my anus/rectum with some of his semen inside me he was also very rough and made my rectum bleed. I left cause I didnít want to do anal. He blocked me so I canít ask him his status. Iím rolling over to prep after pep. I just wanted to know if I should ask to extend my pep or if rolling over to prep is fine. Did I have any risk cause essentially I had semen from getting fingered inside my rectum.

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Re: Testing & Pep
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2022, 04:23:36 pm »
Hiya,

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He blocked me so I canít ask him his status.

And if you had asked him, I would have told you whatever he said was totally irrelevant.

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April 15 I stepped on a razor at
The gym and it tore my bottom of my feet up and it got infected. I got antibiotics and put on pep. Iím kind of exploring my sexuality. I met with a guy who was pushing about barebacking which we didnít do but he did put his fingers inside my anus/rectum with some of his semen inside me he was also very rough and made my rectum bleed.

Read this three times, what you posted here isn't an HIV risk. Unless something else happened there is no need for PEP or testing outside of routine.

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

Keep in mind that some sexual practices which may be described as safe in terms of acquiring HIV might still pose a risk for other STIs. So please do get tested at least yearly for STIs including but not limited to HIV, and more frequently if condomless 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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« Last Edit: May 08, 2022, 04:36:45 pm by Jim Allen »
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Re: Testing & Pep
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2022, 09:59:55 pm »
Would getting fingered in your anus/rectum with semen be the same as bottoming with out a condom since I bled. Iím just worried cause Iím already on Pep and donít know if I should ask for an extension and my bottom does hurt since he was rough. Iím new to this side of the sex world. Would it matter he used his fingers right after he ejaculated and put inside me with semen?

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Re: Testing & Pep
« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2022, 10:57:12 pm »
Getting fingered was not an HIV risk.

Nobody has ever acquired HIV from being fingered or fingering. How much your ass hurts doesn't change how HIV is or isn't acquired. There are several reasons why fluids on his fingers would not be an HIV risk to you, but one of them would be HIV is fragile, the receptors needed to infect corrode once exposed to the environment outside the confines of the human body.

I imagen that stepping on a razor was very painful but it's not an HIV risk either. As for condomless intercourse, that would be an HIV risk.

Please don't post about fingering or stepping on objects again, thank you!
« Last Edit: May 08, 2022, 11:44:45 pm by Jim Allen »
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