A member asked:

A red sore lump around the size of a finger nail has reappeared near my groin. feels moist. could it be herpes?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

Probably not herpes: Herpes almost never shows up with a single red sore lump, certainly not this large. And genital herpes doesn't commonly occur in the groin. This sounds like an infected cyst or similar skin infection.

Answered 7/1/2017



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