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Are there some genetic reasons I get genital herpes off and on?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No specific ones

Herpes is like a squatter. It moves in and does not go away, although it may remain very quiet.
For a variety of reasons, many poorly understood, some individuals sustain repeated outbreaks. These can be managed medically with antivirals.

In brief: No specific ones

Herpes is like a squatter. It moves in and does not go away, although it may remain very quiet.
For a variety of reasons, many poorly understood, some individuals sustain repeated outbreaks. These can be managed medically with antivirals.
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