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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Genital herpes: Although there are two types of herpetic infection, both can be on oral or genital membranes, and herpes I and II are very contagious. Herpes is extre ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Genital herpes: Yes, but it is not common to have only internal herpes. The cervix is often infected during initial genital infection with HSV in women. Most women wi ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
No, but with sex you: may. Kissing and sucking her breast will not transmit genital herpes to you. If you have sex with her, even with a condom, and even if there is not le ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Would you want to?: If you have active herpes lesions, intercourse with potential transmission to your partner has to be reconsidered if for no other reason then sexual e ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience in Family Medicine
No: But i can say that it has nothing to do with genital herpes. The discharge (if abnormal for you) should be evaluated by your doctor.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
YES: Most waxing professionals use gloves and there should not be any issue if you are not having a breakout.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience in Dermatology
Cyst vs gen. herpes: The bartholin's glands (which secrete fluid that helps lubricate the vagina) are located on each side of the vaginal opening. If glands become obstruc ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Vaginal bump: This is definitely not how herpes presents itself. So, this bump is very unlikely to be herpes. Herpes is diagnosed by a blood test.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahareh Fazilat
20 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Genital Herpes: It is important to understand that although someone may not have visible sores or symptoms, they may still be infected by the virus and may transmit t ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
30 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely folliculitis: Herpes usually is very tender ulcers with swollen glands and often is not symmetric and occurs on one side, folliculitis is more like small pimples on ... Read More
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