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    What causes a red mark on the foreskin post intercourse?

Posted on Thu, 2 Jun 2016 in HIV and AIDS
Question: Today i had sex with a prostitutes ,
But 2-3 days ago i noticed a red mark on my foreskin
Possibly from masterbation or something .
Since i had unprotected oral sex with the prostitute
Does that put me in risk for hiv?

The red mark does not seem like its broken
Skin its just seems like a rug burn . About 3 mm around . So its relatively small.
Answered by Dr. Sunil Jangid 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
The risk from unprotected oral sex is very less.

Detailed Answer:

Welcome to HCM. I have gone through your query and understand the concern you are worried about.

The risk of getting HIV from oral sex is very less as compared to vaginal or anal sex so don't worry.

The small red mark on the foreskin may be due to masterbation or insect bite so you can send me its photo for further clarification. Be relaxed and send the pictures so that I can help you more in this.

Thank You
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