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Offline BiggDogg

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DUBAI CSW’s & Risk
« on: September 06, 2020, 10:17:44 am »
Dear Team
Many thanks for the great work that you do.
I would like a risk assessment based on my recent travels and sexual experiences.

March 2020; I was in Mombasa Kenya and slept with a local csw, we used a condom she provided, not sure which brand but there was no breakage. The sex lasted about 10 mins and she was quite dry so I couldn’t penetrate her fully. My concern is that in this situation I wasn’t sure of the condom brand and how safe it was.

March 2020-Sep 2020
Dubai, in recent months I’ve visited csw’s from thailand, uganda, china and had a 3 some with 2 Nigerian ladies. I  used condoms with all of the women, no breakage. During the 3 some i changed condoms for each woman. One of the ladies attempted to give me an unprotected BJ but I stopped her as she put her lips on my head.
Also i fingered the most of the ladies both anally and vaginally, they also fingered me in my ass. This fingering was without condom or cover and I am a bit worried this could be a route of transmission.

So far I have no symptoms, no discharge or rashes. I would like a risk assessment based on the above and whether HIV testing is necessary.

Many thanks

S.



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Re: DUBAI CSW’s & Risk
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2020, 10:41:51 am »
Hiya,

You had interourse, used condoms, as long as they did not obviously break during intercouse there is no reason to be stressing or testing outside of standard yearly routine.

Fingering, being fingered and receiving a BJ is not an HIV risk.

Relax and move on with your life!

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 starting 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: DUBAI CSW’s & Risk
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2020, 12:23:51 pm »
Hi Jim
Thanks for your swift response.
Noted about the posting of topics/threads.
Cheers
S.

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Re: DUBAI CSW’s & Risk
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2020, 12:42:29 pm »
You're welcome
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