I think I could have oral herpes, but I’ve never kissed anyone?

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Please give me some more information to help put my mind to rest. My girlfriend gets cold sores around her mouth. My boyfriend gets the occasional cold sore and now I am worried that I may have contracted it from him. While canker sores are not pleasant and can be uncomfortable, they are not contagious. My question is this: if my girlfriend is someone who used to get herpes as a child, but rarely gets them anymore, what is my risk for getting oral andor genital herpes from her when no sores are present? I have a sore on my lip, can I kiss her? There are two Herpes Simplex Viruses – HSV-1, which usually causes cold sores or fever blisters around your mouth, and HSV-2, which commonly causes genital herpes.

I’ve had cold sores since I was a kid. genital infections I can take daily aciclovir as suppressive therapy, and still have outbreaks, about once every two months. This last time to date has lasted upto 17 days and still I have a couple of sores on my tongue. My girlfriend has canker sores. I get herpes blisters side of the lips from time to time, to catch use Zovirax. Im not really sure about the whole transmission thing without having a breakout, but I have heard you can. My girlfriend of many years gets visible cold sores (HSV-1) on her lip occasionally.

It’s pretty darn hard to avoid getting oral herpes in your lifebut if you want to try, don’t kiss anybody with an active sore on their mouth, and definitely don’t share their lipsticks or lip balms either! thank you for your time. Ok i was infected 6 months ago with hsv2 on my genitals and not knowing i had it i infected my formal bf of 5 months. My boyfriend gets the occasional cold sore and now I am worried that I may have contracted it from him. And if either partner has a sore, it’s best to not have sex until the sore has cleared up. I had a outbreak in my vaginal area but got tested for herpes came back negative is it possible I had it before with no outbreaks or did my boyfriend now cold sore cause it. However, they can still spread HSV-1 via kissing, even when no symptoms are present.

You can get one at a time or several. Odds are, that he has oral HSV-1, and has never had an outbreak. Hi! We’ve been dating since February, but only recently started having sex- When telling me of his herpes (after our 3rd date) he explained that generally he gets one cold sore a year-however, he’s now had an outbreak in July, and again this month: ( I went to my OBGYN and am still testing negative for the virus-so I was finding your messages very informative-I didn’t know of these Suppressives. An infected mother can pass the virus to her baby during or after childbirth. I’m afraid my partner really get it. If I so much as kiss my husband I may get a rash from his lip balm.

So, take this with a grain of salt, as I haven’t taken my biostats classes yet, but I believe these numbers would translate to a 3. You can also catch herpes from someone who has no visible herpes sores. Ask about the risks arising from such tests and treatment you get when you think you have an STI, and how to protect themselves. It’s one thing if you decide to have unprotected sex because your partner doesn’t think they have a disease, and assume the risk that they may in fact be unknowingly infected. If I feel a tingle I will not kiss her for a couple of weeks.Your information is incorrect saying thet if I kiss women I will give them a coldsore. My boyfriend didn’t tell me he has an STDand I want him anyway? It’s incredibly rare, but you can get genital herpes from oral sex, if an active cold sore makes contact with your vaginal skin.

Never share with anyone. Now my doctor has diagnosed me with HSV-1 in my genitals. TO KISS OR TOUCH HER IN FEAR OF GIVING IT TO HER AND DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO. Herpes simplex type 1 or sores caused bubbles especially around the mouth, but sometimes spread elsewhere. That’s all I can think o at the moment. The bad news is that once you’ve got the cold sore virus, you’re stuck with it. No, Asymptomatic shedding does not mean he always has to wear his pjs to bed.

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