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Why after oral 7 days ago I got cold sores, is there A

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Why after oral sex 7 days ago I got cold sores, is there
A test hee can take to know he has herpes
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  Dr. Natasha replied 6 months ago.

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hello

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are you there?

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you can get cold sores after oral sex

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because it is the herpes virus

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I assume that this is either on the genitals or the face

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because usually people do kiss

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YES you CAN do a test

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he can take a blood test for herpes

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that way you will know if he has had it

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BUT

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herpes virus can be dormant for years

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and he may have caught this decades ago when he was much younger

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if they do a IgM blood test, it would suggest a more recent infection

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I hope that this helped

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