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Can you still have kids ? And can they still be born with out herpes ?

  • Asked by Anonymous in Herpes Feb 15, 2017
  • Posted on Feb 23, 2017


    According to the Center for Disease Control herpes could be fatal to an infant. It could cause blindness and other complications. However, with proper... For detail, click here

  • Posted on Apr 08, 2017


    You do not have to have a C section as long as you are not having an outbreak at the time of delivery. To prevent an outbreak at the time of delivery, it is recommended that your doctor have you taking Valtrex to reduce the chances of an outbreak happening.

  • Posted on Feb 25, 2017

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    You can still be pregnant and give birth, but if you have active lesions then you most likely will be advised to have a C-section. You can have vaginal births with HSV, but only if there are not active lesions. That's something that your medical staff will observe for before you give birth. All STIs should be screened prior to birth anyways as well as other common lab tests like complete blood counts, etc.

  • Posted on Feb 21, 2017

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    Yes, you can have children, but definitely have a Cesarean delivery so that the baby is not exposed to the viral shredding as it goes thru the birth canal.

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