A member asked:
I have a pea sized red bump on my labia minora with a tiny yellow centre. how do u know difference of herpes or a pimple?
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Dr. James Fergusonanswered
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Appearance/numbers: Primary herpes will usually appear as a cluster of small,thin walled blisters.A pimple or pustule usually comes up in one at a time with a thick wall and may eventually drain thick material.
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Dr. Julie Abbott commented
Preventive Medicine 47 years experience
Agree, also the herpes lesion(s) will often be open or ulcerated ... an open sore ... and often very itchy!
Oct 28, 2015
Last updated Sep 14, 2020
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