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HSV-1 and HSV-2 Immunity

  • Ok so, I am trying to do research on this, i have had Herpes now for over a Year and had only 1 maybe 2 outbreaks. I have HSV-1 Only Genitally, but cannot find any information online that states whether or not you can catch BOTH strains in the same area. Basically if I have HSV-1 Genitally, and have unprotected sex with a Person who has HSV-2, will we give each other the strain we have? or with the Antibodies we have from the current strain fight off the infection?

    Asked by Anonymous in Herpes Nov 23, 2021
  • Posted on Nov 29, 2021

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    This is a great question, and considering that ¾ of new genital infections in college students are HSV 1, it’s one that we are going to be seeing a lo... For detail, click here

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