AIDS Care. Reprints and Permissions. People use different terms to refer to oral sex including formal terms like fellatio and cunnilingus and slang terms like blow jobs and giving head.
Skip to content. Oral transmission of HIV. Derkay CS, Wiatrak B. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website. There is little to no risk of getting or transmitting HIV from oral sex.
Gonoccal and Chlamydial Infections in Infants and Children.
Human Papillomavirus. An HIV-positive person giving oral sex could also theoretically transmit the virus to the person receiving, but this risk is very small. Quizzes Polls. Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options Skip directly to A-Z link.
A dental dam is a latex or polyurethane very thin, soft plastic square, measuring about 15cm by 15cm. Measurement of the amount of virus in a blood sample, reported as number of HIV RNA copies per milliliter of blood plasma. Influence of depressed mood and psychological stress symptoms on perceived oral contraceptive side effects and discontinuation in young minority women.