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Hi i am a male 29 had a exposure with breast milk of a lactating woman hiv status don't know after 15 days of exposure i got geographical toung or something like lychin planus white patch on the tongue and itching and nausea know At 3 months Hiv1...
Hi, and thanks for your question While HIV can technically be passed through breastmilk, we typically see this from a mother who has HIV to an infant when the baby actually ingests breastmilk during regular breastfeeding multiple times per day. If the breastmilk only came in contact with your skin, then there would not be a risk. And as you’ve pointed out, the HIV status of your partner is... Read Full Answer
I have recently been diagnosed with trichomoniasis, yesterday at 8 pm i took my single dose of tinidazole and today my boyfriend took his dose at 3 pm but after 2 hours i gave him a blowjob without swallowing any of his semen though. is there any risk in this? assuming that the antibiotic is probably still in my system? will the antibiotics still work and treat the infection? i will abstain from anything sexual from now on
Hi, and thanks for your question There’s actually not a lot of information out there about the possibility of passing trichomoniasis through oral sex. The American Centre for Disease Control and Prevention states that it is theoretically possible to pass the infection this way but there are few reports to back this up and demonstrate an actual risk. Have a look at what they say on the Centre... Read Full Answer
Do you guys check for herpes? If so how?
Hi,thanks for your question. Herpes blood testing is not done routinely as part of STI testing as the majority of people have been exposed to herpes and will have a positive result and the herpes blood test does not tell you where the herpes is on your body. If you have an area on your genitals that you are concerned is a herpes outbreak, then there is a swab that can be done to detect herpes and... Read Full Answer
Some time ago I had accident when my head was seriously injured. I was not aware what was after, but my head was bleeding profusely and was transported to doctor. Is it possible that HIV, hepatitis C or any other serious virus/illness be transfered from someone others blood or environment to me?
While it is possible for HIV and Hepatitis C to be transmitted through fresh infected blood directly into fresh bleeding wounds in an accident; this is not the way we usually see these viruses transmitted. If you are concerned about your experience; you could consider testing for HIV and Hepatitis C at 3 months after the accident to cover the window period. You can ask your... Read Full Answer
Is skin in anus/rectum more sensitive for hiv transmission than normal skin if is irritated, damaged etc? During normal touch or massage (not sexual acts).
Hi, and thanks for writing in. HIV is passed through blood and body fluid (semen, vaginal fluid and breast milk). This means that it is passed from person to person through sexual contact (vaginal and anal intercourse), or sharing needles to inject intravenous drugs with a person who has HIV. It is not passed through any skin-to-skin contact like touching, massage, or kissing. If an... Read Full Answer