HIV serosorting in men who have sex with men: is it safe?

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Wednesday 1st October 2008

We evaluated the epidemiology of serosorting among men who have sex with men (MSM).

We evaluated the epidemiology of serosorting among men who have sex with men (MSM) seen in a sexually transmitted disease clinic, Seattle, WA, 2001-2007, and defined the percentage of visits during which MSM tested HIV positive based on whether they reported nonconcordant unprotected anal intercourse (UAI), UAI only with partners thought to be HIV negative (serosorters), no UAI, or no anal intercourse.

Serosorting offers MSM limited protection from HIV.

Full article available at:
Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes