Intercourse: Penile-Vaginal

  • With condom Flèche LOW RISK *
  • Without condom Flèche HIGH RISK, as well as the possibility of pregnancy and other STBBI

* Condoms are not 100% reliable. There is enough evidence of transmission due to condom breakage or improper use to classify this activity as low risk.

Penile-vaginal intercourse without a barrier is a high-risk activity. The majority of documented cases of HIV transmission throughout the world are the result of unprotected penile–vaginal intercourse.

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