Case 4

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Which of the following is a true statement about genital herpes?

A. Most primary HSV, except in neonates, is asymptomatic.

B. The Tzanck prep is very sensitive and specific and is more diagnostic than just clinical diagnosis.

C. Up to 2/3 of patients with a history of asymptomatic infection actually have symptoms.

D. As with HIV, saliva transmits infection poorly.

E. A and C.

F. A and D.