HIV Prevention Community
53k Members
Avatar universal

i am worried of possible exposure

my encounter was with a sex worker.we had protected sex.but there was blood on the condom.she cleaned the condom and gave me oral with condom and then without condom.what is my risk .if the sex worker was hiv+.what if blood trace went inside my pee hole.im from bahrain.i dont think bahrain has hiv cases.but im not sure though

6 Responses
186166 tn?1385262982
the situation that you are describing is NO risk.
Avatar universal
yeah I had a concern with that too... so far so good. I'm still nervous though. thank you
Avatar universal
i dont want to question u or something i just want to know like what makes oral sex less risky.how much amount of hiv is really needed to cause an infection.can a single hiv virus cause infection.
186166 tn?1385262982
the mouth (saliva) contains over a dozen different proteins and enzymes that render hiv inactive and unable to infect.

from the doctors here at medhelp:

There is no debate (among experts) about the HIV risks associated with oral sex.  The risk is so low that almost nobody who cares for HIV infected patients has ever had a patient believed to have been infected that way.  Among experts, it's a semantic issue about using terms like "no risk" and "very low risk".  There is no difference between my or Dr. Hook's use of "low risk" and other experts' "no risk".

"And oral sex is basically safe sex -- completely safe with respect to HIV and although not zero risk for other STDs, the chance of infection is far lower than for unprotected vaginal or anal sex.  Please educate yourself about the real risks.  If you stick with oral sex and condom-protected vaginal or anal sex, you have no HIV worries and very little worry about other STDs. "   DR HANSFIELD

"I am sure you can find lots of people who belive that HIV is transmitted by oral sex, but you will not find scientific data to support this unrealistic concern..."   DR HOOK

"HIV is not spread by touching, masturbation, oral sex or condom protected sex."- DR. HOOK

in the public HIV Prevention forum of MedHelp, TEAK and the other moderators maintain that oral sex in all forms is a zero risk activity. Would you agree with this assessment?  
186166 tn?1385262982
a meteorite could fall on your head too...it's "theoretically" possible
Avatar universal
You can't create any odds based on theroy because it is just that a theory. Stephan Hawking theorized that time travel is possible, yet no one is time traveling. Yes he did it with math that only he and a few others can understand...so unless you have the IQ of Hawking then there is no way to but mathmetical odds to theory.
Have an Answer?
Top HIV Answerers
366749 tn?1544698865
Karachi, Pakistan
370181 tn?1428180348
Arlington, WA
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
These tips can help HIV-positive women live a long, healthy life.
Despite the drop in new infections, black women are still at a high risk for HIV, the virus that causes Aids.
What are your HIV treatment options, and how do you choose the right one? Our panel of experts weighs in.
Learn the truth behind 14 common misconceptions about HIV.
Can HIV be transmitted through this sexual activity? Dr. Jose Gonzalez-Garcia answers this commonly-asked question.
A breakthrough study discovers how to reduce risk of HIV transmission by 95 percent.