Jump to content
World's Largest Herpes Support Group
Sign in to follow this  
steel_panther

HIV & HSV-2 direct relationships

Recommended Posts

steel_panther

Hey guys,

I have recently been reading lots on the internet how people with herpes have a high great chance of getting HIV because they carry HSV-2 but the articles I read are a little confusing.  Could anyone elaborate why we have a much higher percentage of transmitting HIV?  Is it because of exposure of when we have an OB or is there more to it than just that?  One article I was reading said that people with HIV and herpes have a stronger viral load than someone who just has just HIV.  But another study said that it was 6x greater chance of someone who has herpes to transmit HIV.  Just wondering what you guys all think...  

 

Thanks again 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  



×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.