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Can a woman with genital herpes give birth vaginally if she does not have any symptoms? And without suppressive medication?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Here is the problem

There may still be viral shedding which could effect the baby even if she has no active lesions.

In brief: Here is the problem

There may still be viral shedding which could effect the baby even if she has no active lesions.
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