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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Acyclovir : If you can find Acyclovir (Zovirax) over the counter in the pharmacy, great. If not, a trip to the MD can accomplish the same task. Keep in mind that ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Recurrent blisters: Happen with herpes in most cases, if no active lesions it is more difficult to say. Blood tests can show new or previous exposure. HSV Type 1 lesion ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: There are treatments for herpes, but there is no cure for herpes it is forever.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Multiple: Too numerous to discus here. Best is to search the cdc website. Most have neurologic side effects with opportunistic infections ultimately causing dea ... Read More
A 37-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
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Virus family: Herpes is a family of viruses characterized by small blister-like (vesicles) rash & by staying in the body until triggered again. Most common ones are ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adolfo Fernandez-Obregon
42 years experience Dermatology
Virus infection: Herpes is a family of various viruses that can be responsible for different diseases. Herpes simplex causes the typical cold or fever blister on the l ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
A family of viruses: Herpes simplex virus type 1 usually causes cold sores on the lips. Type 2 usually causes genital herpes. However, herpes virus is an equal opportunity ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
A family of viruses: Herpes simplex virus type 1 usually causes cold sores on the lips. Type 2 usually causes genital herpes. However, herpes virus is an equal opportunity ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
Painful ulcers: Genital herpes is a viral infection that most commonly presents w/ painful sores or ulcers in the genital area (boxer short distribution). Outbreak ... Read More
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