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Many people don't ever get noticable symptoms, if they do they come about around 2-20 days after exposed. The first symptom is the outbreak of painful, itching blisters filled with fluid on and around the external sexual organs. More symptoms are that of a flu, like head ache, fatigue, fever, and muscle aches. And There may be painful urination, and swollen and tender lymph glands in the groin.
HSV1 is the type of herpes that usually causes cold sores and fever blisters on the mouth. Usually there is some itching, burning and or tingling symptoms occuring around the mouth. Then a white spot or raised blister occurs where the symptoms are taking place. The spot or blister can break into an open sore. The sore can remain on the lips any where from1-4 weeks, then it starts to scab over and heal up.
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What is herpes simplex type 1?

HSV-1, Herpes Simplex Virus-1, is the one that typically causes cold sores. Type 1 herpes is oral herpes.

Can you get herpes simplex type 1 from kissing?

YES it can, thatis how it's most commonly spread. Most people contract it as a child through being innocently kissed by some one that has cold sores or fever blisters, which a

What are the symptoms of herpes simplex?

The symptoms from the infection can be mouth sores and ulcers, blisters, enlarged lymph nodes in the neck area, flu like symptoms and headaches with sore muscles.

How do you get herpes simplex type 1?

It is very easy to catch and up to 80% of us are infected by the HSV-1 virus. Most do not have any outbreaks from the virus. Most people contract HSV1 during child hood by bei

What are the symptoms of herpes simplex type 2?

Herpes simplex I and II have the same symptoms. The chief difference is that Type I recurs less often. Symptom include an itching, tingling, numb, or burning sensation followe

Is herpes simplex type 1 an STD?

Sometimes. HSV type 1 can be spread by sex, or by casual skin-to-skin contact. It can infect any part of the body, including the mouth, nose, eyes, genitals, and buttocks. Gen

Can herpes simplex type 1 turn into herpes simplex type 2?

HSV type 1 can not turn into type 2. No because they are two different viruses. Yes. You can have both types. Both types can infect both areas of the body. Although, if you
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Are there any symptoms to Herpes Simplex?

Many people with Herpes Simplex will never develop symptoms, but they can still pass it on to others. Those who do develop symptoms can look forward to painful blisters, flu l
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Can herpes simplex type 1 progress to herpes simplex type 2?

No you're not likely to get HSV2 if you all ready have HSV1. Also herpes is a very localized infection, once it affects an area like the mouth it's not likely to be passed to

How is Herpes simplex virus type 1 transmitted?

This is a common virus that causes cold sores. It is transmitted bu skin to skin contact. It is estimated 80% of us have come in contact with the virus, and may be infected wi