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nerve pain down the legs is very common with genital herpes recurrences.
just as a fyi - having hsv2, makes you even more likely to have contracted hiv from your former partner. I glanced at your questions in the hiv forum. It's a darn shame you didn't find the forums to get better advice 4 years ago prior to the hiv + partner :( Definitely follow up with your hiv testing to get accurate answers before you have another partner!!
how were you diagnosed as having genital herpes? what testing was done?
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