Can I Get HIV from Oral Sex? | Ending HIV NSW - getting hiv through oral sex

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It's less clear, however, if you can contract HIV through oral sex. The virus is transmitted between partners when the fluids of one person come.

There is little to no risk of getting or transmitting HIV from oral sex. Other STDs and hepatitis can be transmitted during oral sex. Latex barriers.

The risk of getting HIV through oral sex is low, but not non-existent, when a person with HIV does not have fully suppressed viral load.

In late 2008, researchers looked at all the available evidence and calculated that the risk of acquiring HIV from oral sex was very low, but that it wasn't zero.