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Giving a blowjob
« on: July 14, 2020, 05:20:26 pm »
Hey guys , I met a guy in the park , but he cut his finger on a branch, he fingered me , if his finger was still bleeding and he cut my anus while fingering me , am I at risk of hiv , I'm so worried, I never do anything unprotected
Hope to here from you guys soon

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2020, 05:46:17 pm »
Hiya,

Despite day to day scrapes, small wounds, cuts, bumps etc there has never been a documented case of HIV transmission via fingering, you will not be the worlds first.

So relax, unless it was some extreme event like the amputation of his finger before fingering you.

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 going forward

Keep in mind that some sexual practices which may be described as ‘safe’ in terms of HIV transmission might still pose a risk for transmission of other 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.

Kind regards

Jim

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2020, 05:47:58 pm »
Thanks so much Jim for taking the time to write back , very much appreciated,
So I don't think to worry any more , I have been worrying for the last 3 weeks

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2020, 05:50:03 pm »
You're welcome and sorry to hear you had been worrying.
Take it easy, best Jim.
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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2020, 05:58:30 pm »
Sorry Jim that shud of said , so I don't need to worry anymore, wud I be correct in saying I can get back to normal now
Thanks again
Ur a gentleman

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2020, 06:17:18 pm »
Yeah, put this behind you.

Move on with your life, use condoms for any intercourse no exceptions and as you are sexually active test out of routine at least yearly for STI's & HIV. Consider PrEP as an additional layer of HIV prevention going forward, information on PrEP in the ROI can be found here: https://www.hivireland.ie/hiv/prevention/prep-2/
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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #6 on: July 24, 2020, 10:53:47 am »
Hey quick question, I gave a guy a blowjob , and I cut my lip , is it a risk .
Will this result in hiv
Really worried 😔😔😔😔

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #7 on: July 24, 2020, 11:13:03 am »
Hiya,

I merged your posts, please only post in this one thread going forward, thanks.

Giving a blowjob, the mouth simply lacks route (Cells to infect) for HIV, and even if there was damage to your mouth such as meth mouth or gaping open wounds creating a possible route than saliva & air also act to neutralize HIV by damaging the receptors needed to infect human cells.

All in all, giving a blowjob is such a minute concern with regards to HIV that we don't even recommend specifically testing over it. Just get tested whenever you are next normally due a routine check-up.

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Re: Giving a blowjob
« Reply #8 on: September 18, 2020, 12:35:16 pm »
If you have another STI it can be transmitted to your GF, Yes.

Look, sex comes with risks. To start with, if you are engaging in condomless sex with your partner then you are at risk. Often within relationships, condomless sex is based on trust or past test results. However, this does not prevent HIV and any condomless intercourse is accepting the possible risk of acquiring HIV.

Also, some sexual practices which may be described as ‘safe’ in terms of HIV transmission might still pose a risk for transmission of other 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

Finally if you are using condoms, the levels of protection for various STIs, depends greatly on differences in how the diseases or infections are transmitted.  Some infections (Not HIV) are transmitted primarily by skin-to-skin contact, which may infect areas not covered by a condom, such as genital herpes, human papillomavirus [HPV], etc.

As I said, sex comes with risks, use condoms, test routinely for STI's.

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