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Jessross52012

Anyone had sex while having an outbreak of partner has the same virus?

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Jessross52012

My boyfriend and I both have HSV-1. He has cold sores and I have it genitally. I am currently going through a recurrent outbreak that has lasted 4 weeks. We desperately want to have sex again. I’m to the point of where I’m about to just do it because we both have the same virus type. My concern is causing the prolonging of my healing process. Has anyone had sex while on an outbreak? 

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Delphinium

Yes...I have had sex while having an outbreak. GHSV2 here. Hubby has the same. It was on my upper thigh/lower buttcheek area. I just covered it with a bandaid...which I usually wear over my outbreaks anyways. 

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