Yukon Territory. Fast Facts. Glossary oral Refers to the mouth, for example a medicine taken by mouth. Nunavut Iqaluit. One study found that Other STDs and hepatitis can be transmitted during oral sex.
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Oral sex involves using the mouth to stimulate the penis fellatiovagina cunnilingusor anus anilingus. A dental dam is a thin, square piece of latex or silicone that is placed over the vagina or anus during oral sex.
Oral sex will therefore be more risky around the time of menstruation. Section Navigation. Overall, like Hepatitis B, there have been decreases in the reported incidences of Hepatitis C in the general population. But the risk is still very low, and much lower than with anal or vaginal sex.
For women, the levels of HIV in vaginal fluid vary.