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GeminiDragon

Hello :)

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GeminiDragon

Well, I have not had it confirmed with my doctor yet, but I am 99% sure that I have HSV2. I was dating a guy a couple of months ago that was asymptomatic and he thought he was negative. He finally had a terrible first outbreak, and we learned otherwise. I tested negative at that time... I am fairly sure I'm positive now.

I am not bitter or angry about it, but I know I cannot tell friends and family. So, here I am for support! :hello:

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JBnATL

Don't assume that you have herpes if you have been with someone who has it. I have had a lot of sex with non-h women and never passed it along. I know people who were married decades and their spouse never got it.

Was he taking antivirals after he found out? Antivirals reduces the risk significantly. Here is a great article on transmission rates. Read it and you will feel better.

www.hsvblog.org/herpes-simplex-virus-hsv-101

Come to the "Chat Room" and you will meet many nice fellow Herpsters who can offer you their support.

Good luck!

JB

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