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Can the herpes virus be shedding from above the top of your vagina, like the triangle where the pubic hair is?
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In brief: Yes
Herpes simplex virus in the genital area can shed from anywhere in a "bathing trunk" distribution including upper thighs, buttocks and the pubic hair area.
To infect another person, the virus must come in contact with a mucous membrane area, like the vagina, penis, or mouth.

In brief: Yes
Herpes simplex virus in the genital area can shed from anywhere in a "bathing trunk" distribution including upper thighs, buttocks and the pubic hair area.
To infect another person, the virus must come in contact with a mucous membrane area, like the vagina, penis, or mouth.
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
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Dr. Denise Elser
Gynecology
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In brief: Yes.
Can infect they mucous membrane (moist skin, like inside vaginal lips or vaginal walls, or other skin if there is a break in the skin.

In brief: Yes.
Can infect they mucous membrane (moist skin, like inside vaginal lips or vaginal walls, or other skin if there is a break in the skin.
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Dr. Denise Elser
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