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    Can HIV be contracted through unprotected sexual intercourse?

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Posted on Mon, 10 Jul 2017 in HIV and AIDS
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Answered by Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thank you for Query. Welcome to health care magic.
I am Dr Bharatesh D Basti answering your query.

HIV can be transmitted by unprotected sexual intercourse.The chances of transmission by sexual intercourse is very low compared to blood transfusion. But it is the most common reason for acquiring HIV.
The possiblities of transmission by Intercourse increases if there are multiple sexual partners. It is likely that one of them might have HIV Infection due to their risk behaviors.

You can get back for any clarification.
Thank you
Dr Bharatesh D Basti
Dermatologist and venereolgist
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Follow up: Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti 24 minutes later
means only if partner has hiv u get hiv ...having sex with many without condoms can lead tp hiv?
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Answered by Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti 7 hours later
Brief Answer:
Yes.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thank you for follow up query.
Yes. You can get HIV by having Intercourse with another person with HIV.If the person does not have HIV there is no chance.
The chances of person having HIV increases if he has more Number of partners .

You can get back for any clarification.
Thank you
Dr Bharatesh D Basti
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