A 27-year-old female asked:
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Would herpes cause your anus to itch or a herpes outbreak ?

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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Possible: Genital herpes can cause outbreaks in the peri-anal area resulting in lesions, and possible itching, ..And especially if anal intercourse is performed.
Answered on Jun 4, 2017
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