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Welcome to the Herpes forum. This forum is for questions and support pertaining to herpes simplex virus infections (HSV-1 and 2) and herpes zoster (shingles) and the virus that causes it, varicella zoster virus. Questions about genital herpes are welcome both here and on the STD Forum.

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So about 2 weeks ago I had an encounter with a CSW in which (due to extreme intoxication) I had unprotected vaginal intercourse. After sobering up I immediately went to the ER and got Rocephin and Azrithromycin... at that point they swab...
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8 months ago I had unprotected vaginal sex. A few days later my penis felt irritated. My buttocks and legs began to ache. A week later and the pain in my hamstrings became very painful. Unusually, it helped to walk. I had a burning sen...
PaddymacD | Last answer
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I feel awful. I contracted HSV 1 genitally at the end of October. This past Sunday morning after a drunken evening with someone, I had unprotected sex twice. I had intended to take it very slow with this individual. Wanted to make sure i...
agentone | Last answer
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Close to 4 weeks ago I visited Thailand and engaged in some sexual activity. I did have protected sex with a few different girls (sex workers) and received unprotected oral sex off 3 different girls. I did not notice any herpes symptom...
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I tested positive for h sv 2 what a 2.0 I g g. I have never had any bumps blisters lesions show up on me since testing positive when your ego I do continue to have episodes were my hole scrotum turns red is bernie for weeks at a time ...
dewitt1999 | Last answer
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I recently had a genital outbreak as visually diagnosed by two doctors. My HSV blood test came back as the following. Herpes Simplex 1 IGG - Positive Herpes VIR. II ABS - 0.12 HSV TYPE I/II IGM AB - 4.27 It is clear that I am po...
tom192 | Last answer
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Doctor, I have posted about this but haven't gotten a straight answer and even my doctor hasn't been able to give me a knowledgeable answer. I had my first cold sore outbreak on my lip about 1.5 months ago. I took Valtrex the day I ha...
Gerry2416 | Last answer
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Hello doctor I know I posted to you before but I would like to add a few follow up pieces of info. I talked to my doctor and he said that the igm test he had done along with those other two igg tests came up slightly positive at .91. I a...
Brokenbow1 | Last answer
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Hi terri recently I posted on here asking for your help and i was very satisfied with the results. So my situation is....recently i started having a problem with urination. I dont go to the toilet as often and when i do go to the...
dominic7777 | Last answer
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Hi guys, About a year ago, I had an outbreak of something. It first started with pain while urinating, followed by me noticing some white spots(not blisters) and an odour on my penis. The next day, I went to a doctor and was diagn...
ActionBala | Last answer
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I am in a long-term relationship with my girlfriend of 9 years, although both of us occasionally have encounters with others (we are completely open with each other, I trust her completely). Although we do not use protection with each ot...
shouldIbeworried1968 | Last answer
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Good morning, I am a married 38 years old man that made the most ridiculous mistake of his life. On November 26 I had protected sex with a prostitute, the whole thing lasted 15 minutes and the condom was there all the time. On December 6...
Fer0818 | Last answer
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I have a lengthy issue need medical subject matter expert to help rule this out! Symptoms came from one girl who is unknown. Her noticeable issues was odor from her genital region 5 min into intercourse unprotected. Rash on penis deve...
Manningfan1998 | Last answer
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I am a female and have just been diagnosed with HSV1 infection of the genitals via a swab of a vulvar blister--(it was negative for HSV2, thankfully). It is my first outbreak and cleared up quickly after a few doses of Valtrex. My IgG bl...
tabletalk | Last answer
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Hello Ms. Warren I would really appreciate your guidance and perspective on my situation... 1) Male received protected oral from female 14 weeks ago. It lasted only a few minutes with protected handjob intermixed as well. Fairly sure ...
Anxious7117 | Last answer
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Hello. I am 23 yr old male had unprotected oral and protected vaginal sex with prostitute in early Jan. week and a half later had burning upon urination and frequency to do so. Saw a doc he gave me two day zithromax, didn't work. Saw ano...
Brokenbow1 | Last answer
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Hi. I have had 1 sexual partner for 30 years. Never had oral sex with him or in my life until my new partner. In the last 5 months, I have had another one (monogamous both times). This partner is married and had 1 partner 2 months bef...
1234Blue1234 | Last answer
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Hello and thank you for reading this and helping me. I a 24 year male and I recently had my first sexual encounter with a person with an unknown herpes status. The next day I noticed something on my groin which my Doctor diagnosed as ...
dominic7777 | Last answer
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Hello, 5 days ago I had protected sex with someone, but the condom broke. In a following conversation, she disclosed to me that she had genital herpes, but that she was not experiencing an outbreak. It's my understanding that havin...
Kywildcat40601 | Last answer
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So a couple weeks ago I had a cold sore and then it healed. A few days later on the other side of my mouth I felt a bump and it hurt when I touched it. I thought it was a pimple and tried to pop it but nothing came out. The bump just ...
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