A 41-year-old female asked:
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i've had a herpes outbreak for 2 months (inside my vagina). how long will it take to heal and is it possible to have a secondary infection.not on meds?

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Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
30 years experience Infectious Disease
Unusual: It is unusual for herpes to last this long. Either the diagnosis is wrong or there is severe immunodeficiency. Since you haven't said that you have any other illness, i would question the diagnosis.
Answered on Oct 30, 2012
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