Where is it caused by genital herpes?
Genital herpes is a dangerous sexually transmitted disease, if not detected and treated early, it will cause extremely dangerous complications affecting health and life quality. The disease has a strong and rapid transmission. Therefore, it is necessary to understand the causes of genital herpes to prevent it properly.
Causes of genital herpes
HengKang General Clinic expert said that genital herpes caused by Herpes Simplex virus, this virus causes herpes on the skin cause to skin pain and discomfort. Because genital herpes is primarily expressed in the skin, the risk of spreading the disease is more common.
Like other sexually transmitted diseases, genital herpes also has a very rapid transmission rate. Here are some of the main causes of genital herpes:
Due to unsafe sex:
This is the main route of transmission of genital herpes. When having unsafe sex with an infected person will get infected quickly.
Whether sexual intercourse, oral or anal sex is at risk of infection. Because the lining of the genitalia is thin, many blood vessels are congested, when having sex easily scratched, this is the most favorable condition for virus to invade and cause disease.
Due to indirect contact with patients:
When using personal belongings with people with genital herpes such as panties, face wipes, toothbrushes, toilets, ... will be at high risk.
Herpes Simplex virus exists in the external environment for a long time but the wet environment is likely to survive for a long time, so if you use the same products that have pus fluids from the patients, then people will be infected.
Due to contact to open wounds:
Scratches on the skin when contact to pus or blood from a person with genital herpes will also be at risk. Intimate gestures, kissing or holding hands that come in contact with the virus that cause genital herpes are at high risk getting infected.
Genital herpes transmitted from mother to child:
When pregnant women are infected with HSV virus, the child will be more likely to have genital herpes infection. Usually the likelihood of infection will begin when the fetus is 4 months old.
*** The HengKang Clinic Clinic doctor advices
When suffering from genital herpes, patient should do the following:
Do not touch, touch the acne spots, do not break it.
Patients should not interact with other people to avoid spreading the disease.
Patients should not put their hands on their eyes to avoid infection in this organ, causing danger.
When you have experience of any signs of genital herpes, patients need to go to specialized medical clinics for testing, examination and timely treatment.
If you are struggling to find a reputable medical centers for treatment, you can go to HengKang Clinic to visit and be supported with effective treatment with the most modern and scientific methods.
The early treatment for genital herpes will help patients avoid complications and diseases that are unlikely to return.