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Can You get Herpes Without Having Sex

Patient: Could you get herpes without have sex

 

 

Doctor: Herpes can be transmitted by genital contact and without having intercourse, just by skin to skin contact. Transmission can occur from an infected partner who does not have a visible sore and may not know that he or she is infected. I hope I cleared your doubt.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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