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Can You Get Herpes Inside Your Mouth
If a woman has herpes on her mouth and a man puts his penis inside her vagina, can the man get herpes?
Complicated: If the woman also has had infection with herpes on the genitals previously she can be an asymptomatic carrier and transmit infection vaginally. If she has it on her mouth and has kissed the man he can get it on the mouth (and most people have been infected). If the only contact is the penis in the vagina and there is no prior genital infection, the answer is "highly improbable". ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Sore inside my mouth. I know for a fact it's not herpes. I just need ideas/options on how to get rid of it?
Oral Sore ?: If you know for sure that it's not herpes, then you probably should know what it is and how best to treat. Not being a dentist or a physician, i'm not sure how you know this for sure. I'm a dentist with years of experience and training and don't always know what oral lesions are just by looking. Cause determines treatment. Try salt water rinses, 3% hydrogen peroxide, orabase, etc. Good luck, doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Never had a cold sore.Get ulcers inside mucous membrane mouth nasal vag. Only. Was diagnosed with herpes.How? Neg. Herpes tests. Help!
Herpes: Possibly. Herpes virus is contagious virus can be shed without any evident active lesions. In particular if vesicles are present the virus is highly contagious . The chances would be decreased if he is on suppressive therapy with an anti herpes virus medication such as valtrex. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My friend has (mouth) herpes but still lets people eat/drink after her. How can I get her to protect others?
Be aware: We do not need to be "germaphobes" but we can be kind to those around us. If your physician has diagnosed an infection in you of any kind , inquire how it is transmitted and how to prevent same. Truth be told some "terrible" bugs are real wimps in the real world. The common cold can stay on door knobs. Sexually transmitted diseases are only spread with close contact in a narrow temp & moisture... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Of course: By adult age, most people have the common oral herpes virus. The luckier ones don't get outbreaks on their lips, or only rarely get them. Kissing is a common way that herpes is transmitted orally (but a person will not catch the same herpes type 1, if she already caught it earlier in her life... however, she may get outbreaks from time to time) ...Read more
Herpes 1 IgG positive. Have no symptoms at mouth. Herpes II IgG indeterminate. What does this mean. How did i get herpes 1?
There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more
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