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A 25-year-old male asked:

i perform oral sex on woman 1 day after dental filling(white filling), after 1 week i got mouth ulcer, should i worried about hiv?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Unrelated: Timing indicates that incidents are unrelated. But if you had unprotected sex, and you think your partner may be HIV positive, go get tested. Consider being tested both prudent and the cost of doing business.
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 46 years experience
Yes: You should alway be concerned about HIV. However the mouth sores could be a traumatic ulceration from the dental treatment. You can have an outbreak from all the work done on your mouth (numbing, manipulation of lip and tissues, etc.) . Another concern is Herpes which you can pick up from oral sex.

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