Patient :Hi I have a 3 month old baby boy perfectly healthy so far. I recently found out his god mother has genital herpes. What should i know so i dont make a mistake of him possibly getting them. Can she hold him ? Im afraid to sound like a jerk but im not too comfertable with them having skin to skin contact. How contagious are they?
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