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A 25-year-old male asked:

is hand herpes contagious? if you touch objects they hand to you. no visual cuts on my hand. but they are dry. odds?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
No risk, no worry: Not contagious from such contact. Herpes is never transmitted though the environment. See reply to your other question about this.

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Last updated Feb 12, 2017

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