Obgyn and got test and I had herpesvirus 1 & 2 I’m still scared don’t know what to think just found out yesterday this back pain is horrible and very tired. I have never had any out break and i was diagnosed with herpes 2 4 montHs ago, does that mean i have a strong immune system?!. Is it possible I gave it to him with no symptoms and he is the only one with an outbreak?. Just tell you daughter just do not kids her child if sure has an oral outbreak. I’m afraid that my partner has spread herpes to me because we had unprotected sex. If your guy has herpes, or even if he does not have herpes, he may also be capable of transmitting other sexual diseases. Do you have any questions or concerns about what Herpes is, how it’s spread, about the virus itself? Receive advice from Dr. The fact that you have antibodies means that you do have the virus, whether or not you have ever had an outbreak. Im currently dating a woman who I think might have oral herpes. 2 – How/where can I get tested to see whether I am an asymptomatic shedder?
You can also catch herpes from someone who has no visible herpes sores. I am not sure if i had herpes,but a few months back i had an outbreak,it was painful and did nt last for long. I dont know if I should belive him or what he never accused me tho. As I write, I’m going through an outbreak that has lasted 4 weeks and I’m at my witts end! I said do I need medication, she asked if I ever had symptoms and I said no so she said then you don’t need medication. How do I know if my husband cheated or maybe I had it before I met him since this is the first time I was ever tested. I have never had any symptoms so I’m really shocked right now. (Personal Experience) But it’s not the end of the world i’m only 18 and i was diagnosed with it when i was 17 and i didn’t even know, i got it from my boyfriend and i was devasted, but i’m fine because he didn’t even know that he had it. Basically a simple question that I can never find an answer to. Always! Basically my Doctor wasn’t helpful, he told me the basics about herpes but never about sex & passing it on. But I had to check here first. Can I pass the virus to a partner if I have no symptoms? This seems crazy, I’m sorry but my friend has the same booklet and she went on this information and has been having casual sex, have I done the right thing by not having sex at all ever since I found out? I wonder if I should have her attitude! She is loving life, lol.
It didn’t matter if it was HSV-1 or HSV-2, because once it presents genitally, herpes is herpes. I never got another outbreak, but at 22, I still entered the dating world feeling like damaged goods. I may never have had another sore, but I still felt marked. But from a biological standpoint, I’m not really sure we can make any recommendations around your need to disclose. Herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease (STD) that any sexually active person can get. I’m pregnant. You need to tell your doctor if you have ever had symptoms of, been exposed to, or been diagnosed with genital herpes. If you have herpes, you should tell your sex partner(s) and let him or her know that you do and the risk involved. Using condoms may help lower this risk but it will not get rid of the risk completely. I got genital herpes because my partner thought that cold sores didn’t count. I told him that I’d seen the Abreva in his medicine cabinet once after I asked to steal some Q-tips, but he hastily got defensive and rambled about how he’d really gotten only one cold sore in his entire life. A guy I was dating at the time went down on me, as you do, with no disclosure of previous cold sores he’d had. If you’ve ever gotten a cold sore on your mouth, you have herpes.
And if you do have symptoms, they are easily controlled with the use of drugs. He has never had a cold sore in his life and had no idea he had oral herpes. If I ever got a nasty reaction I’m sure it would sting, but I’d know that guy was a grade a prick who was best avoided anyway. My partner suddenly got symptoms but I’ve never had any. I had sex with someone without telling them I have genital herpes. My partner had an affair and I’m worried that he or she caught genital herpes from that person. If you have any medical issues, we ask that you visit a health practitioner licensed to practice medicine in your own locality. The DMSO-peroxide routine seems to be one that is circulated by the Never an Outbreak folks, or something similar. Sure ’nuff, when he barfed, the pain was gone and he was well. My question is this: Will I EVER know whether or not I’m infected if I don’t show signs of an outbreak? To get an idea if I was just recently exposed or if i’ve been exposed long. It was completely my decision to sleep with him full knowing the risk of catching it. He never once had sex with me when he thought there could be even the slightest risk. I have not had any romantic partners since. Will you accept full responsibility if you get herpes? I’m still not too sure what to make of all of this, but I think I’m slowly beginning to realize that it doesn’t have to be a big deal. I also just got diagnosed with it, not sure if its HSV-1 OR HSV-2, mine is genital, nothing above the belt so far, deffinitly stressed about it but before i knew anyting about it and before i knew it was herpes i was picking at the sores in the genitals, and now i believe i have it on my right middle finger, its swollen and hurts no open sores, but im scared to touch my face incase it is on my finger. He is understanding as I warned him before, but how bad I feel about it just sucks! I’m careful and don’t kiss or make contact when I have a blister. I have never had any symptoms. no initial outbreak nothing.
How I Found Out I Have The Herpes Been Living With For Four Years
If you are positive for herpes 2 and have never had a genital outbreak, it is possible that the herpes 2 you have is an oral infection and not genital. I’m having trouble finding someone locally who will test a swab I took directly from the lesions. I have never had any symptomsand I tested high for the antibodies. I wanted him to get tested for HSV-1 as well as every other STD under the sun. I don’t know if he has it in the genital area or on the mouth because I have never seen any sign of it. Well, my husband is positive he has never had a cold sore. In the past, people rarely got genital herpes through the oral route. 1) Make sure that both you and your partner(s) have actually been tested for herpes. MOST people with genital herpes have few or no noticeable symptoms.
She said if I had told her about it in the beginning, it wouldn’t have made any difference in her decision to marry me. It never crossed my mind that he had herpes and it is not something he ever mentioned or insinuated to me of even being a possibility. Im sure naturally your mind is thinking all kinds of stuff, I’m just saying TRY to act normal around your husband until you get more information. I didnt’ tell him till we had several sex already, I really didn’t mean it, it just hard to say it out. I knew I had regular HSV-1 herpes because I occasionally get cold sores around my mouth but I’ve never had any sores anywhere else. A month before I notic something I found out he cheated on my I asked him if There was a pimple on my genital aea first thing out of his month said looks like herpes t o me. I freaked out and went to the hospital they said it was by looking atn it I have never had any signs. But not sure if it would completely control it if I were in a long-term relationship and taking it on a consistent basis. Dear Dr. Jeff: Can you have genital herpes and not know it? Can a person infect you with herpes, even if they’ve never had any sores? An additional 20 percent of infections cause no symptoms whatsoever. If not, why did he decide to get a test? But I’m having him tested again just to make sure. When the doctor confirmed that she had contracted herpes, Sara cried for three days. I broke up with him and changed my job. I’m not going to die from it so for that I am grateful. I’m afraid that your blood work came back positive, the doctor told me over the phone. Another twenty percent will have absolutely no symptoms at all! In other words, if you get cold sores around your lips from HSV-1, you are extremely unlikely to get HSV-1 on any other part of your body, including the genitals. I have informed my partner that I have herpes at the beginning of our relationship, and he has always been understanding and supportive and this has never become an issue. You can certainly infect him when you have no symptoms and it sounds like you were recently infected which means you are probably shedding more than average right now if indeed your infection is new, as it sounds. No, you are lying, and it’s not even a lie by omission b/c he asked you if you were clean and you lied! I dated someone for 2 years that had herpes and NEVER got.