Need info on Herpes
0Dec 8, '05 by babygirlduffi have a question i would like to ask anyone able to answer it. i think my boyfriend cheated on me with this nasty girl and got herpes and then gave them to me. How long does it take for ur first breakout and what is the longest u can have herpes without it showing signs. Please answer ASAP. Thanks...Last edit by NRSKarenRN on Dec 8, '05 : Reason: split thread
0Dec 8, '05 by NRSKarenRN, BSN, RN Adminallnurses cannot provide medical advice for individual diagnosis.
here are some medical websites with straight scoop that answer your questions.
genital herpes, niaid fact sheet
std facts - genital herpes
includes pictures of virus
symptoms may occur 2 weeks after exposure to virus. please seek help from primary care practitioner in your area. state health centers will treat often at no charge as communicable disease. protection and prevention are key if you suspect this illness.