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If i have HSV-1 and my partner has HVS-2 what are the chances of me contracting the HSV-2.
HSV-1 is typically spread from kissing. HSV-1 is very common seem the virus is spread from skin-to-skin contact with the virus. There is not a protect... For detail, click here
Posted on May 09, 2018
Exposure and infection are synonymous with hsv. A previous hsv1 infection will keep you from developing symptoms of hsv2, but it will still set up as a latent infection in your nerves. You may never have a hsv2 outbreak or may have unnoticeable symptoms, but you will always have it and will be transmissible at some level.
Posted on Feb 16, 2018
"Having an acquired immune response that lowers the risk of additional infection is most common with HSV1. Since so many folks have been exposed to oral HSV1, or cold sores, the antibodies established in their system can reduce their subsequent risk of infection with HSV2 by as much as 40%."