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Can you get herpes from urine? I was at the movies & I didn't notice the urine on the seat I didn't sit but I think some may have gotten on my toilet paper when I went to wipe blood from my vagina since I was on my period. Can I get herpies like that? I'm

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Dr. Stephen Scholand
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Definitely not

Herpes is sexually transmitted - so you can't get it from a toilet seat.
The virus will die after leaving the other person's body, so you are at zero risk from this incident. Good though to talk to partner(s) about safe sex - that's the best way to avoid herpes and the other STDs that are out there.

In brief: Definitely not

Herpes is sexually transmitted - so you can't get it from a toilet seat.
The virus will die after leaving the other person's body, so you are at zero risk from this incident. Good though to talk to partner(s) about safe sex - that's the best way to avoid herpes and the other STDs that are out there.
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