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Do herpes have pus

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
All of the things you described are feasible with genital herpes. If you do not know if you have herpes, get tested. Visit this site for information a... Read More

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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 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Herpes: Herpes lesions are typically fluid filled blisters that can look clear or whitish yellow. These will become open sores and then scan over and graduall... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peterson Pierre
Dermatology 25 years experience
Herpes zoster: Keep taking the antibiotic. The blisters should dry up after a few days. If you're impatient, use a sterile needle and pop the blisters, then clean ... Read More
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. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Folliculitis: Pus filled spots sure do not sound like herpes. This common condition after saving with used or unclean razors is well known as your friend reassured ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Miliaria?: No STD can cause symptoms in less than a day. If not much inflammation (redness, etc), your suspicion of miliaria (blocked sweat pores) sounds like a ... 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
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Shingles and pus: Pus is not a normal part of the healing part of zoster. If you have pus you need to get help urgently.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Still not herpes: This is virtually the same as another question a few days ago. Same answer: not herpes. Herpes would not cuase "linear marks", and herpes skin lesions... Read More
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