Symptoms vary depending on whether the outbreak is initial or recurrent. The first (primary) outbreak is usually worse than recurrent outbreaks. However, most cases of new herpes simplex virus infections do not produce symptoms. In fact, studies indicate that 10 - 25% of people infected with HSV-2 are unaware that they have genital herpes. Even if infected people have mild or no symptoms, they can still transmit the herpes virus.
Symptoms of Genital Herpes
Primary Genital Herpes Outbreak....Read more
How did I get herpes? Did my partner cheat? Or did I have it before the relationship? How long can herpes stay dormant? These are some... Read more »
I was diagnosed with genital herpes about 10 years ago. I have a very mild case of it and haven't had a breakout in a few years. I also... Read more »
Yes. About 70% of new cases of herpes are transmitted from a person who has no symptoms at the time that they passed the virus to another... Read more »
1. Practice good hygiene. Keep your body clean, wash your hands frequently and try to avoid touching the sores. 2. Take salt baths. This method can... Read more »