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Genital Herpes Simplex

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  • one red, painless, pimple/sore on penis head herpes?

    Hello, I am a 28 year old male. 2 days after extensive sex with my girlfriend (without lube) i noticed one small sore/pimple on my penis head. It is completely painless even when pressure is applied to it. It is red and appears to have a center, but it is not pus filled like many other blisters. Additionally,...

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  • Help me please, I can't stop thinking about it.

    I had unprotected sex two weeks ago June 9th, with a guy that I met in the bar. I was very drunk and in the moment. I immediately regretted it afterwards and I can't stop thinking about every and any STD that I could possibly have right now. Yesterday I noticed this rash on the back of my inner thigh...

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  • First herpes outbreak

    So I'm having my first out break its pretty bad I'm in so much pain I can't walk I can't sit up I'm 15 and this is unbearable any tips or something to help with the pain

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  • is my vagina normal?

    i have these weird finger like bumps on my vagina and i dont know if its hpv?? please help im really worried. warning!! picture below is graphic

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  • So right after I had sex I got this discomfort in my vagina

    So I had unprotected sex and the next day I got these bumps on my vagina. It wasn’t to painful but I can feel it there. I believe it’s herpes, but today I woke up and it’s little to no bumps and white discharge. I’m going to the doctors because I’m not to sure of it.  

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  • Outbreak #2?

    I am going to lose my mind   I had a severe initial outbreak 3 weeks and 5 days ago.  My doctor quoted it as being one of the most severe cases she has seen. I took all my meds and it took forever to heal.  I just started wearing underwear again 3 days ago.   I haven’t felt anything...

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  • Unprotected Sex with Asymptomatic Male

    I had unprotected sex twice with a asymptomatic herpes male. He doesnt know how long he has had it for but je recently told me. I feel like I don’t know what to do! Im out of the country at the moment and I’m going to wait until I get back to my doctor.  What are my chances they were 2 spread out...

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  • How to rid herpes outbreak quickly

    I'm about 4 days into my outbreak and I am in TERRIBLE pain. I feel as if I get more and more blisters and they are so painful. Baths aren't as soothing anymore and peeing is horrifying. I'm also have trouble cleaning down there due to the painful blisters. Please any advice would be a blessing...

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  • Curious, help

    I have hsv1 on my vagina for about a year. Generally my OBs are small usually in one area and last about a week and a half.  I had an outbreak after a Brazilian wax in 2 separate areas of my vagina, one cluster on my left lip and another closer to my vulva on the inner fold. The latter I thought...

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  • do i have herpes?

    Made the biggest mistake of my life and slept with an escort exactly 9 days ago (I’m a straight male). We used condoms and plenty of lube and both had Pubic hair (i didn’t look to see if I could see any sores on her). It only lasted about 5 minutes and wasn’t rough. I have gotten really paranoid since....

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  • Nurse thinks I have herpes im so scared

    The nurse said there is a 89 percent I have herpes I have never had any stds in my life I have 3 children I’m absolutely petrified I find out Monday I will have my son with me in the pram he’s 9 months I will break down I have read you can’t ever have a normal sex life and you can pass it on to others...

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  • Do I have herpes?

    Made the biggest mistake of my life and slept with an escort exactly 9 days ago (I’m a straight male). We used condoms and plenty of lube and both had Pubic hair (i didn’t look to see if I could see any sores on her). It only lasted about 5 minutes and wasn’t rough. I have gotten really paranoid since....

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  • Oh well

    Had my first blister pop up since being diagnosed and omg it’s sooo itchy but you know what. I accepted this and trying to be happy and move on with my diagnosis. Thank god I have a supporting loving boyfriend and we’re 19. He doesn’t care if he gets it because he loves me no matter what and I couldn’t...

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  • Is this herpes

    Is this Herpes guys? I am trying to put hydrocortisone cream because I think it might be psoriasis? No blisters that I can see. I can’t this to go away.

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  • 1st breakout and I'm miserable!

    Hi, I'm new here. I'm 46 years old and I've been in a serious relationship for the past 3 years. My boyfriend has oral herpes from an encounter he had years ago. We've always been careful when he has outbreaks, or so we thought. It started with my hemmeroids acting up, so I went with...

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  • 10 days after hsv-2 exposure symptoms.

    Hey guys so it's been 10 days after my girlfriend was exposed to my herpes outbreak. She has not really experienced any symptoms other than mild itching and irritation at the base of her vagina. She did have a minor sore throat but that went away after one day. I'm ninety-nine percent positive...

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  • Anyone getting these?

    I keep getting these and they go away. I read that it's associated with herpes but could also be associated with yeast which I know I have yeast right now and a bacterial infection. These come and go pretty quickly. I can't find it now. Also a picture of what I look like but I think my inflammation...

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  • I don’t know if i have gentila herpes

    I saw some bumps on the inside of my vagina ( photo attached). Please help me, is there any genital herpes or not😔  Photo here: Moderator comment:I have deleted the links to the images as they went to a site unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. Users can upload images directly to this...

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  • Very scared I may have herpes but symptoms don't exactly match up?

    I’ve been concerned about a possible herpes infection on my penis for about 3 weeks now, but the symptoms don’t quite match up and I don’t know if it’s likely my symptoms DO indicate herpes and I’m just misunderstanding the internet, I’m just freaking myself out, or perhaps the symptoms may point towards...

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  • is this herpes?

    hey guys October 29 I received oral sex from a girl that I didn't know well and a couple of days after that I noticed something on my genitals that's wasn't familiar so I got tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia results came back negative then I took a igg blood test for herpes 1 and 2 on November...

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  • I think I have HSV1 in gentials

    Hi, I am new here and just trying to find some comfort. On may 24/25th, I had back to back sexual encounters with 2 different women. I received oral sex without a condom, but had vaginal sex with a condom. On the way back home on the plane, I notice a big swollen bump on the side of my pelvic area....

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  • Confused..

    So my first outbreak was 2 years ago , it started off in my vagina then to my anus , I had outbreaks nearly every few months but only around my backside ..can I still pass it onto my partner if we only have vaginal intercourse?

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  • Need Help

    after 2 month i saw on my scrotum small yellowish bumps or sores no clue how to call them. And wnet to my med clinic. Dermatologist said nothing to worry if these bumps grow up we need fix it. My english bad so dont judge me. Later he prescribr 2 gels apply to my scrotum after shower. And nothing more...

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  • how should I disclose? please help.

    Hello, so I received HSV2 in 2015 from a man who didn’t tell me he had the STD because he wanted me to date him and basically didn’t want to scare me away. after 3 months of unprotected sex, I contracted the virus.  2 successful sexual relationships later, i’ve come to terms with the condition for...

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  • Do the blisters always burst?

    Hi there. First time poster here, currently experiencing symptoms that could be herpes - but things don't quite add up! Around 2 months ago I noticed a spot on one of my testicles, it looked like a simple spot and I assumed it was a blocked pore or ingrown hair. It remained the same size and...

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  • Genital Herpes First breakout

    Hello, i had vaginal unprotected sex with a girl about 5 weeks ago, first 5 days after this i started with an itchy sensation in my urethra , after 1 week i noted a red single bump in the shaft of my penis but it was full healed in about 1 week. After this i started to feel Night Chills, Joints pain,...

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  • Possibly herpes? Please help

    I may have been exposed to herpes 14-15 weeks ago. I received an IgG +IgM test at 9 weeks and they came back negative. I have these itchy sores on my pubic area that have been here for 4-5 weeks. I’m not really sure what they are or if I should get retested for herpes .. one picture I’m going to try...

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  • Is this too high to be a Bartholian Cyst?

    Hi there.  I noticed it was painful to wipe this evening, and when I checked down below there was this sore place. It’s like a ball; I can pinch it either side. The surface of it is very tender.  It’s come up quickly with no other symptoms. Could it be a cyst? Or just a spot? I think have...

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