Genital Herpes

Most people with genital herpes do not know they have it.

Most people with genital herpes do not know they have it.

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You can get genital herpes from an infected partner, even if your partner has no herpes symptoms.

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Genital herpes is a common STD, and most people with genital herpes infection do not know they have it.

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There is no cure for herpes, but medication is available to reduce symptoms and make it less likely that you will spread herpes to a sex partner.

Highlights

2015 STD Treatment Guidelines – Genital HSV Infections – Includes diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and special considerations for genital herpes infections. (June 4, 2015)