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Can you get herpes on your feet

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Genital herpes: No. You get this virus by direct person to person contact with open lesions or fluids like semen, vaginal secretions, saliva, and so on. You do not ge... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 37 years experience
Consider prevention: If you get frequent outbreaks, you should consider taking daily prophylaxis (e.g. Valacyclovir) to prevent outbreaks.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 30 years experience
probably not: Usually herpes will reactivate the initial site of infection and rarely travels around the body unless you have severe compromise of your immune syste... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Yes, possible.: It can happen if someone with active lesion or history of herpes infection touches to your heal area it can make a lesion appear in that area. It got ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
Dermatology 48 years experience
Tines cruris: The rashes look different. Definitive diagnosis is made by culturing a scraping for fungus . This will also tell you what type of fungus it is becau... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No, herpes transmission is not possible in above described circumstances. Check cdc.gov in order to learn about herpes transmission.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Probably not.: It's possible (almost anything is possible), but highly unlikely. You didn't describe what you have on your foot that led you to believe that it's he... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Probably not: A blister on the bottom of your foot that comes back is likely a friction blister, and not herpes. You should evaluate getting different shoes!
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Arthritis : Could be some form of arthritis such as gout. To be Herpes I would expect a rash. Try an anti inflammatory such as Indomethacin. If no improvement see... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
RE: Dental Issues: I am unaware of any dental issues that can cause dry skin, or sores on your face ; feet.