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does a man who had an unsafe sex with a woman infected with genital herpes but no longer had an outbreak, infect the man?

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The answer is that unprotected intercourse with someone who is infected with genital herpes can infect even without visible signs.  The reason is that one can have an infection flare prior to the vesicles showing on the skin.

Be careful.

Daniel A.

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