A 37-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

can you get herpes on your balls?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You can contract herpes on any part of the body. All that is required is exposure to the virus.
Answered on Mar 28, 2019

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Acyclovir : If you can find Acyclovir (Zovirax) over the counter in the pharmacy, great. If not, a trip to the MD can accomplish the same task. Keep in mind that ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
From someone else: You get herpes from someone else who has it. Hsv-2 is usually transmitted sexually. Hsv-1, the cause of cold sores, is often acquired earlier in lif ... Read More
13
13 thanks
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
From herpes viruses: A person can get herpes from another person's fresh herpes sores. The other person may have sores on his or her genitals, lips, fingers, etc..., and t ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sexual contact.: Herpes infections are actually very common. By the time you are sexually active, there is about a 40% chance that you have been exposed to herpes type ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month