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A 18-year-old female asked:

Dry ichy skin some little bumps on my inner thighs and back of thighs is this herpes? i do shave here and my thighs rub together im a bigger girl??

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Not herpes: Folliculitis due to weight, sweating, shaving. A dermatologist will help you.
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Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Less likely: Herpes is typically very painful. Likely ingrown hairs, folliculits. I would get checked to be completely sure. Good luck
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
see above
Aug 26, 2014

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