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Prevalence of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 and Type 2 in Persons Aged 14-49: United States, 2015-2016

Categories: Health/Medical,Sex Issues,Statistics

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db304.pdf

Finds that the prevalence of Type 1 was 47.8% and Type 2 was 11.9% and that the prevalence was higher among females than males.   From the National Center for Health Statistics