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Herpes trasmission information - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello
User :   yes
User :   I had a question with regards to the herpes virus
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query?
User :   I am involved with someone and she just recently told me that she has both types
Doctor :   Ok
User :   What are the chances of the virus being trasmitted to me if she takes medications etc?
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   i'm 26
User :   she is 32
Doctor :   Have you involved in unprotected sexual intercourse?
User :   no
User :   we have not had sex
User :   or kissed
User :   i don't have any stds
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   thank you
Doctor :   Herpes simplex can spread by means of contact.
Doctor :   If there are visual lesions, seen in your partners, then there are chances that she is harboring an active infection.
Doctor :   The chances of spread are high if there is active infection.
Doctor :   Regular medications decrease active infection and thus the chances of spread.
Doctor :   If you don't share an intimate contact, and if she is free of active infection, then the chance of spread is minimal.
Doctor :   Have you followed?
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