A 25-year-old female asked:
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Can i still have safe sexual intercourse with spreading the herpes virus?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
If you have: If you have history of herpes you can give to someone else.
Answered on Nov 5, 2018
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