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Genital Herpes

Also called: Herpes Genitalis, GH

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You should be fine unless you then licked your fingers or touched yourself while they were still wet.
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Not unless they were smoking that cigarette in a very unusual way.  In other words, you can't get genital herpes from someone else's...
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I suppose it's not strictly necessary, but it's the right thing to do, especially if you also let them know about the fact that you...
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It may help with the burning and irritation (usually from exposure to urine, especially in women). Vasellne will not be curative in any way, nor will...
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Studies tend to support that herpes can be transmitted during non-outbreak periods. Unfortunately, there is no way to know if the infected person is...
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Both men and women can contract herpes equally. Women do have a larger area of the type of mucoid tissue that may make their outbreaks seem worse...
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Active genital herpes is very painful, so sex is often the last thing people think about. If your herpes is NOT active, then you will need to use...
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You can always retest again for the herpes virus, or have another skin biopsy by a dermatologist but if those tests are negative and you respond well...
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Yes. If you are truly having outbreaks of genital herpes, you should be on daily anti-viral medications. Your medical provider will need to call in a...
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Hi Seeing as she has multi symptoms I think she would do best under the guidance of an STD/GUM Clinic, the staff are more advanced at giving out good...
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Ejaculation is not the mode of transmission and is not required in order for herpes to spread, but rather that active virus on the skin or mucous...
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Hi This is from medical.mit.edcHow does herpes spread?HSV-1 is spread through contact with saliva, including kissing and mouth-to-genital contact...
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I cannot estimate the likelihood of herpes transmission since there are just too many variables. Some people shed herpes virus even when they do not...
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Hi This piece is from http://newsinhealth.nih.gov/issue/Nov2010/feature2 It’s an uncomfortable topic, but it’s a health issue you should know about...
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Hi just an idea, it could be you have Trichomoniasis vaginalis  Women with trichomoniasis may notice itching, burning.Have you been tested for...
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