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I have genital herpes but can I still do IVF as long as I give birth c-section?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

You can have ivf even with a history of herpes.
Lots of women give birth vaginally with a history of herpes so long as they are not having an active breakout at the time of delivery. Prophylactic medication can reduce the risks of transmission dramatically.

In brief: Yes

You can have ivf even with a history of herpes.
Lots of women give birth vaginally with a history of herpes so long as they are not having an active breakout at the time of delivery. Prophylactic medication can reduce the risks of transmission dramatically.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine

In brief: HSV & pregnancy

Yes. Your understanding is correct.

In brief: HSV & pregnancy

Yes. Your understanding is correct.
Dr. Colin Kerr
Dr. Colin Kerr
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