If I Gave Oral Sex to a Woman, Can I Get Herpes?

Question

Asked by Val

Can I get herpes by giving oral sex to a female with herpes?

Answer

Hi Val,

It is possible to get herpes from oral sex. If you ever have questions about whether or not you have contracted the virus, you can see your doctor and take a blood test to find out.

Here are a few articles that might interest you:

The Truth About HSV1, HSV2 and Oral Sex

10 Myths About Genital Herpes

Hope all is well!