Hi I have been tested of HSV1 and 2 and the results are IGG type 1 Negative and IGG type 2 Negative. I had a severe outbreak of genital herpes six years ago, I was told it was HSV Type 1 and would never experience another outbreak again, which I didn’t for six years nor did I ever think about the horrible incident again. I’m afraid I might be affected in the near future how long does it take for this disease to become activated. Over-the-counter treatments for cold sores will not treat genital herpes, so smearing your genitals with Zovirax is an ineffective alternative to visiting your local GP or GUM clinic. The EB doctors have been looking at your comments and have answered some of the common questions below. Comments & Questions are reviewed by moderators, but if you see anything on the site that worries you, please report it and one of our moderators will look at it as soon as possible. I am male 52 years old and have been married for 23 years. I’m afraid that your blood work came back positive, the doctor told me over the phone. While I’d still have herpes forever, the outbreak that prompted me to go to the doctor in the first place would have been less likely to reoccur if it’d been HSV-1.
So if you do have genital herpes you could have been infected 3 years ago and you probably werent aware of it. I have herpes and my boyfriend is telling me that we can still have sex with eachother without a condom as ong as im not having an outbreak. i wanna trust him and do it but im scared that he wil end up with herpes as well. Someone please answer my 3 questions:1- can i still have unprotected sex without spreading the infection?2- can i ever have sex?3- will it ever go away?-GF16yrs. I have just been diagnosed with herpes and I’m scared and in serious pain. I feel dirty, alone, and confused because I don’t know when I got infected or from where/who I got infected. It can be passed to the genital area during oral sex. Question – Im scared that I might have genital herpes. Find the answer to this and other OB GYN questions on JustAnswer. Please give me advice. Tell me about these bumps – do they hurt, are they painful to the touch, how long have they been there, and are they fluid filled and if so, what color fluid????.
Can I get herpes if my partner performs oral sex on me while having a cold sore? ANSWER: You can get genital Chlamydia infection during oral, vaginal, or anal sexual contact with an infected partner. I am really scared and confused. So if herpes sores heal, how is it that someone will have it forever? Gen we can totally answer all your herpes questions individually and as a couple. What do you think I’m lost and so ashamedplease help thank you. I am wondering if these constant outbreaks my be due to the fact that I might have HSV 1 and 2 orally I never remember having such constant outbreaks as a child. Thank-you for your time in answering this question. Please Help Scared and desperate Answer:. If you have genital herpes infection, you can easily pass or transmit the virus to an uninfected partner during sex.
I Think I Might Have Genital Herpes
The diagnosis of genital herpes can be stressful, but getting factual information can help people and their partners put herpes in perspective and get on with their lives. Read widely, ask questions, and don’t be afraid to be critical of the information you come across. While most people will get virus shedding from the skin at different times, not everyone will get obvious recurrent episodes of herpes. It doesn’t make sense! please if anyone can explain im really after help an i know my husband hasn’t cheated on me. How does the doctor check a male to see if hw have herpes? I don’t think i have herpes? Why do I have herpes?. I have genital herpes, should I tell every new partner? Please Help Me? Im also a virgin, so i know they cant be STD’s? what r they? Do you think that Stds will get out of control in the future? STD scare please help? Can you please tell me what some of the best over the counter medicines to help cold sores? They are usually caused by herpes simplex virus Type 1. I have been tested for HIV and am negative. Do you think it is possible that one or both of the viruses disrupted the nerves that control the stomach s peristalsis? It has been 7 months since I was infected, and the episodes of gastroparesis are less frequent now, but I was very frightened by the them, thinking that the gastroparesis would never go away, and I lost weight like crazy. Questions and Answers. Can you get genital herpes through msturbation? Shaving hurts and makes my skin bleed, Veet and other Veet-like products don’t achieve anything, and i imagine elipation would hurt even more. What do you ladies do to stay smooth down there? please help! And I’m afraid if scabs appeared I wouldn’t be able to cover it with makeup. I’m sure she told you so if you guys do get into a sexual relationship, you can protect yourself. She obviously cares about you enough to let you know, please, please, please don’t consider it a dealbreaker. Find out which form of HSV (herpes simplex virus) she has, and what the characteristics, symptoms, and long-term health consequences of having the virus are. Personally, I think this is the question that you really need to answer. And I just started to get symptoms of genital herpes. Please Help!
I was diagnosed with genital herpes in September and I have been experiencing an outbreak for about three months. If u can please answer my question its is Do i have herpes? You should know Answers to your question are meant to provide general health information but should not replace medical advice you receive from a doctor. It is estimated that 1 out of 6 people have genital herpes. How do I know if I have it like I don’t have blisters but on my penis its like I have a redness and peeling like but that’s almost like it’s acting like a sunburn I’m scared someone please clarify. He or she will give you the best answer. This is embarrasing to ask but I am trying to see if this looks like herpes. I have not had unprotected sex with anyone but my husband but I am afraid he might have cheated on me. Get Answers Ask a Question. If you do have Herpes type 1 and want to pleasure yourself with your mouth, just use a barrier method like a condom or a dental dam. I don’t want to tell my mom about it so please help!
Severe Symptoms Genital Herpes: I’m starting this discussion to discuss Several Genital Herpes Symptoms and try to find answers to our questions. Genital Herpes Symptoms and try to find answers to our questions. I have. I never got sick before and all this scary me. Please share our Severe HSV-2 Complications. When you get these flu like symptoms do you have an outbreak or no? When you have one type of herpes simplex, the body will produce antibodies and some of those are also effective against the other type. HWerks has all types and great forums where you can get answers quickly! Please always talk to partner, this is very common and many have this, but they should have knowledge and should understand that there is a risk!. Im so scared to touch my son during an outbreak that I already use disposable gloves when i know iv an outbreak as well as covering the area with a dressing. Could my vaginal discharge have caused my partner’s throat infection after he gave me oral sex? Did my discharge cause this infection and is it an STD? Please help. I may have contracted genital herpes during third trimester. I could be wrong) I know I did not give it to him (he is my first) and Im reading that if its contracted (for the first time) during the third trimester it is different than if you have had it before or at least known. Please if you’ve had this first during your pregnancy tell me about it and thank you so much HAS ANYBODY GOTTEN HERPES CLOSE TO THEIR DUE DATE, WHILE PREGNANT, OR IN THEIR THIRD TRIMESTER???. 1 – 10 of 13 answers. I have them and I’m scared it’s my first baby and I haven’t had sex with anyone els but he clames he don’t have it. Do you need answers from Dr. John, a Harvard University educator who has been a volunteer helping youth since 1994? If you are a teen or under 22, what is your question about HIV / AIDS? Submit your question to Dr. Please reconsider your need to have unprotected sex. At 16, you don’t know if you will stay with your partner. Are you afraid to talk with your mother (bt am kinda scared of falling pregnent)? The simple answer is yes, you can get genital warts and herpes through skin contact. Please note:. THIRD EDIT: I will answer every question in this thread, it might take some time though! The amount of support and encouragement in this thread is overwhelming, thank you all so much for it. I could tell he was scared to say something, but I wanted him to tell me on his own terms. In order for the HIV negative partner to get infected, there would most likely have to be a viral load blip at the same time the condom breaks and the receptive partner would have to have microtears in his anus. They always prevent HIV infection through your genital organs unless they break. Get information on genital herpes and other pregnancy health problems at TheBump.com. All the info you want on how genital herpes can affect you and baby. I told the nurse what I was feeling and that I was scared that I might be having an outbreak. I got a cold sore on my lip around 5 weeks ago. This is turning into such a nightmare and I’m so scared to see what’s going to happen next. Those subjects with genital herpes should expect an outbreak each 28-days cycle for six months.