Herpes is an infection caused by a virus that often causes sores or blisters. You can also have herpes but have no signs. Type 1 causes cold sores usually found around the mouth. Type 2 is usually found around the penis dick or anus bum.
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Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection that can cause blisters and skin ulcers in the genital and anal area. HSV-2 is the more common cause. HSV-1 more commonly causes sores on the face and mouth. HSV spreads from person to person through kissing and skin-to-skin contact, as well as through vaginal, oral or anal intercourse. An infected person often transmits the virus when skin blisters or ulcers are visible, but the virus also can be spread when there are no symptoms or skin sores at all.
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Posted 20 months ago , 2 users are following. I have ghsv1, I had one outbreak and none after. Its been 16 months, I am feeling ok except im still regretful for what I did to myself for unprotected habdjob with stranger who has herpes on her hands. Recently , I have bleeding at anus after discharging stool.
Sexual Health Herpes: your questions answered. Herpes is a common, life-long infection caused by the herpes simplex virus HSV and generally transmitted through skin-to-skin contact. The symptoms of herpes can vary greatly, mainly depending on whether a person is experiencing their first episode or a recurrence. Once infected you may have symptoms returning on and off for years.