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Group Sex
« on: April 30, 2020, 10:37:59 pm »
Hi everyone,

I am male and had group sex recently with a male and female partner. There was no sexual acts performed between me and my male partner, however after we had finished he told me that he had ejaculated inside the female prior to me continuing to have intercourse with her. Is there any risk of me contracting HIV from his semen this way?

Thanks for any help!

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Re: Group Sex
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2020, 10:43:50 pm »
Hiya,

So you had intercourse with her, did you use a condom?

Here's what you need to know in order to avoid HIV infection:
Use condoms for anal or vaginal intercourse, correctly and consistently, every time, no exceptions.  Consider starting PrEP as an additional layer of HIV prevention going forward.

Keep in mind that some sexual practices which may be described as safe in terms of HIV might still pose a risk for transmission of other far easier to acquire STI's, so please do get fully 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.

More information on HIV Basics, PEP, TaSP and Transmission can be found through the links in my signature.

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Re: Group Sex
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2020, 10:52:05 pm »
Hi,

There were no condoms used unfortunately. I less anxious about the female partner than the male partner as he has a larger sexual history than her. Am I at risk of transfer from both parties?

Thanks for all your help!



I have had an STI check for other chlamydia/gonorrhea since and an OraQuick HIV test at 5 weeks which was negative.
« Last Edit: April 30, 2020, 11:03:34 pm by Jim Allen »

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Re: Group Sex
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2020, 10:59:30 pm »
Hiya,

Their sexual history is irrelevant. How long ago was this incident??

Look your risk is from having condomless intercourse, as its a real-world risk testing is recommended to confirm your HIV status.

About the 5-week OraQuick result, when using rapid tests kits retest at 3 months for a result.

You could also test at 6 weeks post-incident with a blood-drawn approved antibodies test and a negative result at that time will rarely ever change. If you wish for peace of mind you can retest at 3 months post-encounter for a definite negative result.

Going forward to reduce your risks use condoms, no exceptions.

P.S

I merged the two posts that you posted back to back so it only counts as one post. Meaning you have used two of your three free posts, so use the last one wisely.
« Last Edit: April 30, 2020, 11:06:32 pm by Jim Allen »
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