This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding herpes issues such as: Herpes symptoms and treatments, causes, diagnosis, and herpes in men, tests, telling your spouse or partner.
Recently I was at a dinner party and I noticed a guy had a sore on his lip. It looked like it had a scab over it; He touched it often. After dinner I went to leave and shook his hands. I immediately went into the bathroom and hashed mine. My question is if he had herpes on the lip and I shook his hand what are my chances of getting infected?
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