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Reproductive Organs (Definition)

The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more


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Can I have herpes on my torso and not in mymouth or genitals?

Can I have herpes on my torso and not in mymouth or genitals?

Cutaneous herpes: Yes, it's possible to have herpes only on your skin, but be sure it's not shingles (usually a band of painful blisters on one side of your body). ...Read more

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Please explain what does herpes look like in the genital areas?

Please explain what does herpes look like in the genital areas?

Blisters: They usually look like a cluster of painful blisters that rupture and a small ulcer forms that looks similiar to a cancker sore. ...Read more

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Can herpes be transmitted orally if your partner only has genital type?

Can herpes be transmitted orally if your partner only has genital type?

Yes. Depends.: Oral Herpes can live in the genital region and genital herpes can live in the mouth. Depending on the couple's sexual practices, either type can be in the oral and genital regions. ...Read more

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Is it ok to lick your partners genitals if they have herpes but are taking meds?

Herpes simplex: The overwhelming odds are that if your partner has herpetic lesions that you also have had herpes, even in the absence of overt lesions. If not, and you have been tested negative, would not lick your partner's whatevers. If you have been together for some time would bet you are positive, in which case it would be fine to do whatever floats your boat. ...Read more

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Can I get herpes if a guy that had no previous contact with his genitals fingered me?

Can I get herpes if a guy that had no previous contact with his genitals fingered me?

It is unlikely: if he does not have active herpes lesions and no previous contact with his genital but there is always a possibility to get infected if his blood test show that he is infected with the herpes virus type1 or 2 or both because he will be shedding herpes virus for ever no matter if he has active herpes lesion or not. ...Read more

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How long after herpes exposure does it usually take to start noticing and experiencing symptoms? Oral vs genital?

How long after herpes exposure does it usually take to start noticing and experiencing symptoms? Oral vs genital?

Duplicate question: See my previous reply: https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/6793744-i-was-exposed-to-herpes-confirmed-how-long-after-does-it-usually-take-to-start-noticing-symptoms-for-both-oral-and-genitalwhat-are-the-symptoms

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If most people have type 1 herpes with no outbreaks, acquired through childhood & a lot have oral sex, do most people have type 1 in genitals ?

If most people have type 1 herpes with no outbreaks, acquired through childhood & a lot have oral sex, do most people have type 1 in genitals ?

Strain variations: We associate type one herpes primarily with cold sores and type two with genital lesions.. However, over many years we have seen either type in either location. The only way to know which type is involved is to do specific typing at a specialty lab. ...Read more

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Herpes (Definition)

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