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Had a oil massage in Thailand 10 days ago


Hi I was in Thailand and had a oil massage and it ended in masturbation and ejaculation is there any chance I could of acquired hiv from this exposure I have a girlfriend here and now I'm worried if we have sex will I give her something thanks, as am notbsure if the guy before me that's saying if she had one if she washed her hands or possible she had cuts on them.



Thank you for your inquiry. From what we gather from the question, you were asking about the chance of acquiring HIV from masturbation during a massage. From the information given, this scenario is determined to be No Risk, meaning that the transmission of HIV is not possible in the given scenario.

The scenario mentioned above does not meet the three components of the transmission equation. It does not satisfy the equation because HIV is rendered inactive when exposed to oxygen and the activity does not provide direct access to the bloodstream. No need for HIV test with the scenario provided, refer to a physician for other health related questions.

Regards, AIDS Vancouver Helpline/Online, Marie