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As long as he does not have outbreaks and as long as he is on treatment, risks of transmission are less (but not totally absent). You should however try and be in prophylactic treatment to prevent infection. Child in womb will not be affected as long as you are not infected or if your partner does not have genital herpes (to be passed on during pregnancy to you and to baby with intercourse). Consider getting your partnerâs serological tests done to know the severity of infection and strains involved. You should also get tests done to ruled out infection chances in yourself (as sometimes there can be âasymptomatic infectionâ present). Few strains are less contagious and sometimes get eradicated by bodyâs immune system itself. All the best.
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