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I am new here.. and just received the wonderful glorious news I am HSV 1 & 2 positive. I have never had an out break that I am aware of. Go to the dr regularly, pap smears regulary.. and it takes a man.. who I had been seeing for 3 months to tell me he got a sore from me???? I immediately began calling the few men I was with before to make sure they were okay, and thank goodness, at least for the moment, they are. I have advised them to get tested to be sure they are okay and I didn't give them anything.

I feel like my life is over.. I wasn't feeling good this morning but was going to head into work until i "got the call"

I have been reading and reading.. and I am just totally freaked out..

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welcome to the board. I am sorry that you have HSv 1 and 2 both. how did you get diagnosed if you never had a outbreak? The good news here if there such a thing is that sense you have not had a outbreak you might not ever get one.

your life not over you are the same person you were before this happened to you. that has not changed.

as for you giving it to that guy not so quick. it possible he already had the herpies and did not know it when he meet you. that happens all the time. So dont blame yourself it impossible here to know who infected who

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Thank you so much for the support. I feel dirty now.. and I know that I shouldn't, but still... How did I get diagnosed? Well.. the bf I discussed sent me a text message and said he had a sore on his penis and did he have anything to worry about. His first assumption was that it was an STD and I gave it to him. I went to my dr and asked to have blood work done for my own sanity. Which, now.. I don't know if I had it before him, or am just now positive. I know I shouldn't be so freaked but.. it just really makes me feel dirty..

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