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MY GIRL JUST TOLD ME SHE GOT A COLD SORE THIS MORNING AND WE HAD ORAL SEX LAST NIGHT , DOSE THAT MEAN I GOT HSV 1 OR 2 NOW?

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MY GIRL JUST TOLD ME SHE GOT A COLD SORE THIS MORNING DOSE THIS MEAN I GOT HSV1 OR 2 FROM HER NOW ?

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Doctor: Doctor John MD, Board Certified MD replied 5 months ago

have you ever had a cold sore yourself? Most adults (over 90%) carry antibodies to HSV1, meaning that they have been previously exposed to the virus.

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Doctor: Doctor John MD, Board Certified MD replied 5 months ago

cold sores are HSV1 while genital herpes are HSV2.

Most people already have immunity against HSV1, so very unlikely that you would get HSV1 from contact with her last night and no risk of HSV2.

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