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A 19-year-old female asked:

I tasted a drink but with a different straw 2 months ago from someone that got herpes from oral sex. how likely is it that i have herpes also?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No chance: Herpes is transmitted from one warm moist place to another and not through an inanimate straw.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
very unlikely
Nov 30, 2015

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