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Type 2 herpes contagious or not - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello, I'd like to know if a person have cold sores and they perform oral sex on their partner, can their partner get the type 2 herpes
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
User :   33,m,michigan,no job, single, 6'1'', 240, 36
Doctor :   yes your partner can get cold sore
User :   but can they get the other type of herpes which causes the bumps on the gentile area
Doctor :   avoid coming into contact with infected body fluids, such as kissing an infected person.
User :   if performing oral sex on your partner
Doctor :   if ur partner comes in contact infected body fluids
Doctor :   then they can get infected

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