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strep and herpes at the same time

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
List is long: The differential diagnosis includes Behcet's, Lipschitz's, Crohn's, herpes, a bunch of others, and "idiopathic" aphthae. I never heard of strep B doin ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Probably: Probably. Your doc should prescribe antiviral medication. See https://www.cda-adc.ca/jcda/vol-68/issue-4/247.pdf
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Bacterial infection: This is better news (compared to herpes) because it can be completely eradicated. You simply need to see your doctor for antibiotics and follow-up.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Margaret ONeill
35 years experience Gynecology
Test: Herpes can have no symptoms or the symptoms may mimic almost any vulvar disease. Group b strep is part of the normal flora of the vagina and is not us ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Herpes: Herpes wouldn't have any connection to the Amoxicillin you were taking for strep throat (although outbreaks can happen during times of stress and with ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Hard to tell...: I have difficulty picturing what you mean by "multiple small sores". If painful, it could be herpes. With or without pain, it doesn't sound like eithe ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Any : Any stress on the body (group b strep infection in your case) can trigger a herpes outbreak. As far as passing herpes through the saliva with no outbr ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Strep throat: It would be unusual to confuse Strep throat with Herpes simplex infection. In order to diagnose this you would need to be seen and examined. Try an ur ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
It doesn't mean you: have it .when thinking of possibilities..If we consider only one possibility we will miss other infections.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See your doctor: Your throat infection maybe from bacteria other than strep or from viral infection. Mono can cause sore throat as well as lymph node enlargement. If ... Read More
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