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A 40-year-old male asked:

how long does a genital hsv recurrence last?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
3 to 14 days: Usually 5 to 10 days. With valacyclovir 2Grams at prodromal tingling it will be shorter, may even be aborted.

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