Herpes Community
Herpetic whitlow
About This Community:

This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding herpes issues such as: Herpes symptoms and treatments, causes, diagnosis, and herpes in men, tests, telling your spouse or partner.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Herpetic whitlow

does having herpetic whitlow mean that my whole body is infected and that i can still pass it on during normal intercourse?  
Related Discussions
11 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
It should just be your finger... only the site will transfer.... put on gloves or something before touching anyone during an outbreak. DON'T TOUCH ANYTHING. Other parts, if they don't break out should be fine.
Blank
897535_tn?1295210035
How were you diagnosed as having herpes whitlow?
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
well im not  officially diagnosed by a doctor i just saw some bumps on the fingers that  i use for foreplay an i started to freak out so i started doing research..,,anyways ...i went to the doc mon,,i should get bk results next week friday ..wish for me the best :-/
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
..sounds like ur very familiar with this infection.. where did u source ur information from ..:-/
Blank
897535_tn?1295210035
bbmd obviously though you had been clinically diagnosed, but you haven't been.

You cannot self-diagnose. No reason to think this is herpes whitlow going on. Be seen by a doctor for a proper evaluation.
Blank
101028_tn?1348750963
have either you or your partner ever been tested before to know your herpes statuses?

grace
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
ma gf had done it twice but yet she still has symptoms of someone who has it :-/..so rite now the docs or kinda confused ..well thats what she told me still ''sigh''  ..this is ma first time doing the test ...
Blank
101028_tn?1348750963
what testing did she have done?

grace
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
the normal blood test ..... :-/
Blank
101028_tn?1348750963
have you had a blood test done yet?  if not that's the next step for helping with your gf and her issues. the only way to diagnose whitlow - lesion culture.

grace
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
i should get my results Friday.... and i dont have those freaky bumps anymore .. they disappeared after 2 weeks .. and none of em turn into sores when i burst em ..
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Herpes Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top STDs Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
TiminBoston
NY
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Bigtimeworried55
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Fleetwood20
3149845_tn?1386354841
Blank
Life360
fort lauderdale, FL
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
veryworried420
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Scared4this
New York, NY