GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Report: Herpes Transmission Rate Female To Male Statistics

Statistic 1

"During sexual intercourse, the probability of herpes simplex virus (HSV-2) transmission from infected females to non-infected males is about 10 percent per year."

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Statistic 2

"Asymptomatic viral shedding accounts for most of the transmission, occurring in 3-5% of days."

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Statistic 3

"Persons with herpes should avoid sexual contact when they have active lesions or prodromal symptoms."

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Statistic 4

"The use of condoms can reduce the risk of transmission by 50 percent."

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Statistic 5

"Persons who have had an initial outbreak of herpes can expect to have four to five episodes within a year."

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Statistic 6

"Antiviral medication reduces the transmission of herpes simplex virus (HSV-2) from symptomatic, infected partners to uninfected partners by 48 percent."

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Statistic 7

"Roughly 800,000 new cases of herpes are reported annually in the United States."

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Statistic 8

"The majority of persons infected with HSV-2 have not been diagnosed."

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Statistic 9

"During the first 12 months after infection, with antiviral therapy, transmission of HSV-2 from an infected female to an uninfected male partner occurred in 1.7% of couples."

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Statistic 10

"Around 4 out of 5 people get no clear symptoms when first infected."

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Statistic 11

"Herpes sores can occur anywhere on the body, including the mouth and genitals."

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Statistic 12

"About 1 in 6 people in the United States, aged 14 to 49 years have genital HSV-2 infection."

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Statistic 13

"Herpes transmission risk from an infected female to male is highest if the female has an outbreak (is shedding virus) during unprotected sex."

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Statistic 14

"Females are more likely than males to have herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) and to transmit the virus to sex partners."

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Statistic 15

"Women with active genital herpes during delivery can pass on the virus to the baby in nearly 50% of cases, leading to neonatal herpes, a severe condition."

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Statistic 16

"The transmission rate of genital herpes during pregnancy is 25–40% if the woman contracts primary herpes in the third trimester of pregnancy."

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Statistic 17

"Suppressive therapy reduces the risk of transmission by 48% in couples discordant for HSV-2 infection."

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