Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
outbreak
Can a herpes outbreak happen just 16 hours after intercourse ?
Cancel
4 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
I believe it takes from 2 days to 4 days for an outbreak to occur.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
101028 tn?1419606604
if this is a recurrence, yes it can. will a newly acquired infection show up that soon, no it will not.

have you been seen yet and had a work up done?

grace
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
No it is not a recurrence. This is the first time I have ever had an outbreak this way. I was seen by a doctor but not yet tested and told that it looks more like an allergic reaction than it does a herpes outbreak.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
101028 tn?1419606604
actually about 1/2 of all presumed newly acquired infections are recurrences.

at this point all you can do is follow up properly with herpes igg blood testing.

have you ever been tested for herpes before?

any chance of getting the partner in question tested and share their results with you?
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Herpes Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top STDs Answerers
Avatar m tn
Blank
Fleetwood20
3149845 tn?1452625053
Blank
Life360_Dave
fort lauderdale, FL
1998092 tn?1391246445
Blank
catinbarefeet
Avatar n tn
Blank
veryworried420
Avatar m tn
Blank
feelingundone
Avatar m tn
Blank
Squints9958