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has anyone been cured from herpes

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
About herpes: If a patient sees no lesions, it is hard to guess whether or not any symptoms are from herpes. One's doctor can help by doing blood tests for herpes a ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Herpes simplex virus, like all members of this group of viruses, acts like a squatter. Sets up shop in your body and remains there for the rest of yo ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Herpes: Curable not yet controllable yes. See your physician.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You can't cure: Herpes simplex infection but it can be treated with antiviral medications.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: And it depends on the food allergy. Peanut allergies tend to be for life. Many other food allergies are related to an inflamed gut and when you get of ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
No : Unfortunately herpes is for life but some individuals have very few outbreaks over the years as their own immune systems keep the virus from multiplyi ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Morgan
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yea: Tennis elbow with appropriate conservative treatment such as as ice counter force pads local massage and injections can resolve or in more sever cases ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes.: Tennis elbow can be cured up to 90-95% of the time. Most go away with medication and physical therapy. Stubborn ones may require a cortisone injection ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Krenn
19 years experience Family Medicine
No: A pinguecula is a non-cancerous growth on the conjunctiva of the eye. Usually no treatment is needed, but if necessary there are eye drops your doctor ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Saberi
19 years experience Internal Medicine
High risk: Especially with unprotected sex. Easiest way to check is to talk to u'r doctor about HSV IgG antibody testing. Of this is positive would mean u have i ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
There is no cure : Unfortunately there is no cure for eczema, but some patients go into remission and may be symptom free for a while and than it can flare up at any tim ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Smallpox: Smallpox with vaccination and control has been eliminated although there are a few vials of active virus felt to be in the deep freeze in Russia and t ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Small but not zero: He probably has a positive antibody test, which means he's been exposed to the virus, but does not necessarily mean he has active hsv. The risk of suc ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Hennigan
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Mallet finger: You should have an xray of the finger to check for fracture. If there is, need to make sure there is no evidence of joint subluxation. The vast major ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: This is a vicious, cynical scam. The plant (seeds are worst) is actually a neurotoxin. It is poisonous to some cancer cells in culture which is no sur ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
No: Although it may feel like the world is ending when experiencing a migraine, there are no reported cases of death from a migraine headache. www.th ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
STD's: If the person has both herpes and chlamydia then you can get chlamydia from them. If they don't have chlamydia, they can not pass it on to you.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Epidydimitis: yes with anti inflammatories and antibiotics this will clear up
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
33 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes: There are not a lot of people because this disease hits those over 60 more often but we have had patients in their 20's with multiple myeloma, a very ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
How do you know?: How do you know that that person does have herpes if he's never had an outbreak? He may have had a positive antibody test, which means he's been expos ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
43 years experience Pharmacology
Albuterol: Regarding the adverse effects of albuterol such as increased and irregular heart rate, and an increase in blood pressure, while not likely, treatment ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Nerve damage: Recovery is based on the cause of the neuropathy, complete recovery though is quite uncommon due to the nature of the nerve damage.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Pudendal neuralgia: Yes pudendal neuralgia can be seen after a delivery.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: When there's a cure, you won't have to ask a question on the web to learn about it. It will be big news! only one person has been cured of HIV infect ... Read More

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