men who have sex with men


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men who have sex with men

A category of men at increased risk of HIV, which allows sexual health workers and epidemiologists to address the high-risk activity itself, in particular peno-anal intercourse, without qualifying the man’s sexual orientation (e.g., homosexual or bisexual) or reasons for engaging in same-sex activity.
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Bisexual concurrency, bisexual partnerships, and HIV among southern African men who have sex with men, Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2010, 86(4):323-327.
men who have sex with men, collected via an online survey advertised for three months in 2005 on a gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community Web site.
Trends in primary and secondary syphilis and HIV infections in men who have sex with men.
See the Centers for Disease Control's annual HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report for 2001, also its "No Turning Back: Addressing the HIV Crisis Among Men Who Have Sex with Men," November 2001, at www.
More than 10% of men who have sex with men who were tested at the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center in 2004 said they had used meth, almost double the rate from 2001.
In the United States, 63% of the cumulative total of male AIDS cases is among men who have sex with men.
The emergence of rectal LGV, characterized by deep mucosal ulcerations and frequently occurring in HIV-infected men who have sex with men, is a serious concern for the gay community in Europe.
Certain sexual risk factors were also significant among men who have sex with men and injection drug users.
But the level of responsibility that men who have sex with men associate with that gift of knowledge may vary greatly.
That constitutes 47% of new infections among men who have sex with men, compared with 23% from those in their 20s.
That social pressure can have a huge impact on men who have sex with men and then bash gays.
With rates of infection for hepatitis A, B, and C on the rise, the illness is having a devastating impact among men who have sex with men.