A 45-year-old member asked:
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can herpes be spread from me to me, by having cold sores, him kissing me, and then going down on me?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
19 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Yes it can be spread in this method.
Answered on Aug 25, 2013

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