A female asked about a 17-year-old female:
was diagnosed with herpes 2. never had blister in my genital area. but had a blister on my hand and one on my foot. never had a cluster. is this herpe?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Infectious Disease 10 years experience
Probably not: Single blisters are usually traumatic.
Herpes are usually in bunches.
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Family Medicine 23 years experience
Genital herpes: Presence of genital lesions is not required to be diagnosed with herpes. You may have never had a visible or felt outbreak and yet you may harbor the virus. It may, however, reactivate and cause an outbreak that you might be aware of.
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Last updated Jul 29, 2016
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