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Do herpes bumps have pus

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctoranswered
38 years experience
Open sore: Blood,pus,fluid....anything can come out depending on the stage of the lesions.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
I think you're speaking of pubic/genital shaving, right? This sounds like folliculitis, i.e. irritation or infection of hair follicles, often triggere... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Infected cysts/absce: You must be examined and the pustular areas must be cultured: if you are having unprotected intercourse, get a full STD screen. Requires a full. compr... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See doctor: Agree with Dr. M. if you are sexually active, it is imperative that you see a doctor and get tested for sexually transmitted infections. What you desc... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Stacey
Dentistry 46 years experience
Lip infection: Quite possible. You need to get it checked out. With viral infections, acyclovir is helpful.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Herpes Simplex: It appears as a cluster of lesions that look like blisters & they can spread & coalesce followed by crusting over.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Pearly Papule: Nope. Not an std. It is a common problem known as a sebaceous cyst. Benign.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Not herpes: Herpes doesn't behave at all like this; herpes lesions do not have pus and blood. And pimples are quite common on the penis. Herpes lesions tend to be... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Stop crying: I'm betting it's an infected hair. Watch it and consider putting a warm compress in place. If it's not better in two weeks, get seen. If it's not rea... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Jarowski
Hematology and Oncology 50 years experience
Mouth pustule: The fact that your roof of mouth hard bump softened and drained pus argues strongly for a pustule (bacterial infection) rather than an herpetic sore. ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Superinfection?: This could be anything from a simple herpes simplex blister to a plugged gland that once it was disrupted became super infected with oral flora or st... Read More
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