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Can genital herpes occur if partner has cold sore but there has been no oral-genital contact, but other forms of sexual contact occurred?

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In brief: Yes.

Virus survives for a time in saliva, so any contact with surfaces with saliva on them can cause infection.

In brief: Yes.

Virus survives for a time in saliva, so any contact with surfaces with saliva on them can cause infection.
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