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For the past few years of my life, I've been getting cold sores on my mouth from stress. They aren't frequent and I never really thought much of them. Two days ago I woke up with an awful sore throat and went to see the doctor and was told I had a bacterial infection in my throat. I have had aches in my back for these past two days as well. And then this morning, I woke up to find one red bump in my pubic hair but not near my genitals, but closer to my belly button. It had a white head on it, and fluid came out that seemed like pus, but I couldn't be sure. Also, one of my lips was swollen, red and itchy. I'm young and I've never had sex before, but this seems somewhat like herpes symptoms so I was hoping someone could help.
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please respond grace i'm really nervous and need some sort of advice.
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you need to be seen and find out what this is.

you've never had sex so it' s not genital herpes.  you already have hsv1 orally so you aren't likely to contract hsv1 genitally if you've received oral sex.

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so because i have hsv1 orally, i most likely won't get it genitally even though i have received oral sex?
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