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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
It won't: Find the ignoramus who scared you with this nonsense and invite him to please go take a flying stool.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
NO: Did you see a dermatologist or other specialist with experience treating herpes? This should have been clearly discussed already. Are you sure this is ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Esta Kronberg
39 years experience Dermatology
Herpes simples: You do need to be careful if you have an active herpes lesion. You want to be careful not to touch the lesion and if you do you want to wash your hand ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
62 years experience Ophthalmology
Herpes spread: You can infect the eyes by direct contact.contact with the lip sore and contacting the eyes with the same source can cause infection in the eyes. It t ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: cold sores are caused by HSV1 and can be contagious. Genital herpes can also be transmitted. I would advise abstaining and getting a viral culture of ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Headache/migraine?: There are a number of skin conditions such as seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis that can cause sore and tender spots, but if there is no rash or flak ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raphael Peralta
Specializes in Family Medicine
Which part?: Which part?
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Impossible to answer: This question is too broad and has no specifics. It is impossible to answer on this limited simple app. Like: where specifically do you hurt? What ac ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Missing data: You get the most from this site when you provide detailed background information followed by a clear question. What does the site look like? Any drain ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Periodontitis: Inflammation of gum can be painful. Good oral hygiene with brushing and flossing can improve this condition. See a periodontist if pain persists.
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