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Toddler at home, baby in nicu with neonatal herpes simplex 1?
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Probably safe
Sorry about your neonate.
Your toddler has almost certainly been exposed and infected, whether symptomatically or not, with the same virus. They are highly unlikely to be at significant risk.

In brief: Probably safe
Sorry about your neonate.
Your toddler has almost certainly been exposed and infected, whether symptomatically or not, with the same virus. They are highly unlikely to be at significant risk.
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