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Wonder if any body can help ,I suffer with anxiety and also Lichen Scerilosis ,for about 10 years last year I had what i thought was a flare but hurt a lot when urinating ,my gyno took a biopsy and it came back with herpes simplex one genitals which she said wasnt nothing to be concerned about probably wouldnt get again but I have had several check ups since and just wondered what caused it Has anybody else had this ? I am very curious

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    Hi Patricia

    Thankyou for your reply I am just concerned after 70 plus years I got it and having Lichen Scerilosis has made me worry more

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    i think these viruses lay dormant for many years until we are older, i have lichen too and it causes many problems, i was diagnosed about 15 years ago around the same time i had an abnormal smear test and had to have colposcopy, which was caused by hpv virus

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      HI Karen

      yes its horrible had mine a long time too Thanks for replying Do hope you have it under control Dont know how I have only just got a herpes simplex Doc reckons its probably a one one off but still worry CHEERS HON

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