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Is genital herpes itchy?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
It could be: Burning, tingling, itchy - painful.
Answered on Apr 10, 2020
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Dr. Gregory Carter
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Not itchy: Neither genitalia warts or herpes lesions are usually itchy. Warts don't usually give any sensation. Heroes lesions are often painful, but not itchy.
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Dr. Martin Raff
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Herpes simplex: May well be just that.
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Herpes???: Genital herpes typically present as a cluster of small lesions that are very painful. Itchiness is not typically a symptom of herpes. They are painful ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Concerning: What you describe is concerning for herpes. Friction should not cause blisters. Schedule a visit for STD testing.
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