A member asked:

What if the person you are seeing has hsv 2 and you engage in open mouth kissing does it transmit to the uninfected partner so now they have hsv 2?

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Dr. Yash Khanna answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

If they have active : Only if they have active lesions in the mouth they can pass to the kissing partner.

Answered 3/16/2013



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