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How soon after sexual contact with someone who has HSV2 will a breakout occur?
I had an unprotected encounter in September with someone who has HSV 2. Usually how soon does symptoms of a breakout occur?
The duration of herpes outbreaks could vary. Outbreaks often occur two days to three weeks after coming in initial contact with the virus. The body of... For detail, click here
Posted on Nov 17, 2020
If you have an outbreak, usually a week, but you can have it and have no symptoms. You should get tested, but it will have to be an antibody blood test.
Posted on Nov 13, 2020
Usually men have an outbreak within 2 weeks. Women will as well, but in the beginning mine were so mild that I thought I was scratching myself on accident with acrylic nails, so it is less common for women to realize it as quickly
Posted on Nov 08, 2020
There is no specific time frame. I had not been sexually active for about 2 months before I had my first outbreak, however, some people experience a break out only a few days after the encounter. To be safe, you should get tested right away.