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I have another question. What is the difference between HSV-1 genital and HSV-2? I met someone with type 1 genital and we are confused about it and if someone can get both and if it would make a difference in the severity and amount of outbreaks. Thank you for your time.

  • Asked by Anonymous in Herpes Apr 14, 2010
  • Posted on Apr 14, 2010


    STDcounselor

    Genital HSV-1 and genital HSV-2 are alike in many ways. Genital HSV-1 is more likely to spread to a partner orally by oral sex than genital HSV-2 (HSV... For detail, click here

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