A 45-year-old member asked:
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can you pop a genital herpes pimple?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Very bad idea.: It is teaming with herpes simplex virus which you will release if you pop a lesion.
Answered on Jul 31, 2015

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