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Is is possible to get HSV herpes on stomach and back

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Unusual: Herpes simplex is usually seen on the surface of mucous membranes or surrounding tissue. It produces "cold sores" and genital lesions. What i suspec ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably oral herpes: Half of all adults have positive HSV1 tests, so nothing unusual about our test result. You are infected with HSV1. Most such infections are oral, from ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably not: Herpes is not a likely cause of your bf's symptoms. Herpes rarely causes tingling, back pain, or groin symptoms without genital outbreaks: urban ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not usually: Genital herpes, HSV -2 generally remains localized to the genital area. You could get HSV -1 lesions in the mouth. Primary HSV -2 can also occur in th ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Yes: You can get both very easily. Very common viral infection. It is transmitted by touch.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Oral Herpes: Is your doctor not giving you your results? I am very surprised by your ongoing questions about something so common and easy. You got herpes one, mos ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Testing/exam: You will need to be examined and tested, since urethritis can be caused by both bacterial or viral infections: if you have been having unprotected sex ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
47 years experience Dermatology
Herpes: Not if he has had contact in his genital area with hsv-1. While traditionally herpes has been categorized as hsv1 causing oral herpes and hsv2 causin ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Maybe: The Ig M titer is the titer that shows initial infection, with time it will change to a positive IgG. These of course are lab values. If you have sym ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
From a kiss.: A cold sore is another name for a herpes sore. Most children i see with their first episode of herpes are about 2 years old. It is usually from bein ... Read More

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