Is it possible to have a herpes exposure but not be infected?
- 8 months ago
Yes. Some people can contract and be carriers, but show no symptoms and have no outbreaks.
- formerly_bobLv 79 months ago
Yes, but its far more common to get the virus and have no symptoms.
- 9 months ago
Yes it's possible to be exposed to herpes and not get it. Herpes isn't always automatically passed on.
- Diane ALv 79 months ago
Yes of course, you are exposed to many things that don’t infect you. Either there isn’t enough virus or it didn’t penetrate to you.
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- Andy CLv 79 months ago
Anything is possible. When dealing with disease and illness, lowering the probability of exposure is the goal, but exposure is no certainty.