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09 Mar 2007

Genital Herpes
Att- Cyberdoc,
Can a person get genital Herpes from using the same towls, underwear, toilet seat as somoene who has it. How do you test if you have genital herpes and does antibiotic creams and betadine douche's help. What are the symptoms of Genital Herpes. How do you know if you have Genital Herpes.
Regards.
Tigger
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Tigger
Genital herpes is transmitted by sexual contact - but I would not use the same towel/underwear if I knew someone was infected!
Testing is done by blood tests and physical examination
Betadine douche and antibiotic creams will not help
Symptoms - start with itching and burning ends with blisters
It looks like feverblisters on the genitalia
See http://www.cdc.gov/std/Herpes/STDFact-Herpes.htm
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