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Why do I get a herpes sores after sex?

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Dr. Robert Fields
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Unusual if always

Make sure its a herpetic lession.
You may need chronic supressive therapy.

In brief: Unusual if always

Make sure its a herpetic lession.
You may need chronic supressive therapy.
Dr. Robert Fields
Dr. Robert Fields
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Dr. Martin Raff
We do not fully understand what causes reactivation of herpes simplex in given individuals. You may be irritating a particular nerve ending when having sex, or perhaps the emotional overload during sexual activity is responsible. Dr. Fields' advice is right on the mark.
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