Can you pass along genital herpes through oral sex?

Yes. Lesions on the vagina or penis can be transmitted. From vaginal to oral and from oral to vagina or penis.

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How can herpes be passed on from a woman to another woman? Is there a way to get genital herpes through oral sex if I have it and she does not?

Depends on immunity. If immune to Herpes type 1 she should not be able to catch type 1 again, but may have outbreaks at locations where she had it originally. If immune to type 2 she should not be able to catch type 2 again, but may have outbreaks at locations where she had it originally. If NOT immune to type 1, she can catch type 1; if NOT immune to type 2, she can catch type 2; at locations where she is exposed. Read more...

Can you give someone genital herpes through oral sex if you don't currently have any lip sores?

Unlikely, but. The virus can be shedding and contagious if there are any symptoms of herpes. Just before the lesions appear, most people experience tingling or burning in the area. At that time, it is contagious. Read more...

My girlfriend has genital herpes, what are the chances of her passing onto me the virus if she gives me oral sex, is gh passed through saliva?

Only if unprotected . This virus can pass very easyly . Even just touching the lesion. Read more...
Yes. Common question. Although the herpes virus is didactically notated as 2 separate viruses (hsv-1 and hsv-2, respectively), they are, in fact, the same virus. The -1, -2 just denotes the location. Hsv is highly contagious during it's prodromal phase and it's blister-form phase. Do not play around here, or you will get burnt. Have girlfriend get antiviral medication to keep outbreak controlled. Read more...

Is sex and oral sex and anal sex the only was to pass on genital herpes? Can it be passed by clothes toilets ect?

No good evidence. There is no good evidence that the herpes virus can be passed by objects such as clothing, toilets, or any other inanimate objects. All the best! Read more...
Genital herpes. Hsv-2 (genital herpes) is most often passed by vaginal sex and anal sex. But just as hsv-1 (oral herpes) can infect the genitals and cause genital herpes, hsv-2 can pass from one person's genitals to another person's mouth (oral sex), resulting in oral herpes. Hsv-2 cannot survive long on a non-living surface, so there is no real risk of getting it from a toilet seat or hot tub, etc. Read more...

Can you get incurable genital herpes from a cold sore through oral sex?

Yes but not easily. Type 1 hsv which is the virus that causes oral labial herpes or cold sores- does not transmit easily to the genital area- however it is possible. Thus oral sex should be avoided if a cold sore is present. Read more...