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Is it possible to transmit herpes simplex virus 1 on to your genital area, specifically on the labia majora, by accidentally touching yourself ?

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Dr. Ahmad Saab
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Herpes

There are 2 types of herpes simplex.
Type 1 usually affects the oral area. Type 2 usually affects the genital area. However it is possible for type 1 to affect the genital area and type 2 to affect the oral area but this would be rare.

In brief: Herpes

There are 2 types of herpes simplex.
Type 1 usually affects the oral area. Type 2 usually affects the genital area. However it is possible for type 1 to affect the genital area and type 2 to affect the oral area but this would be rare.
Dr. Ahmad Saab
Dr. Ahmad Saab
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes you can

Yes you can transmit if you have active lesions and you toch these and than touch your labia accidentally.

In brief: Yes you can

Yes you can transmit if you have active lesions and you toch these and than touch your labia accidentally.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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