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Post by protozoan » Mon Jan 30, 2006 5:35 pm

If someone not HIV positive have sexual intercourse with somoene who is HIV positive, how probability exactly is that not positive will be infected.
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Post by canalon » Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:13 pm

Probability per inter course:
Anal (You insert in HIV+) - 0,0001 à 0,00185
Anal (You receive an HIV+) - 5 to 30 per 1000
Vaginal (You insert in HIV+) - 0,0002 à 0,0005
Vaginal (You receive an HIV+) - 0,0003 à 0,0007
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