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If one person has hsv-1 (10yrs and they kiss and give hsv-1 to ther partner eventualy will both of them get hsv-2 if the have oral sex w/wo aoutbreak?

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In brief: No

Hsv 1 and 2 are different viruses.
One cannot simply "become" the other. Both viruses, however, can cause outbreaks in both the genitals and around the mouth.

In brief: No

Hsv 1 and 2 are different viruses.
One cannot simply "become" the other. Both viruses, however, can cause outbreaks in both the genitals and around the mouth.
Dr. John Tillett
Dr. John Tillett
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