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Bumps Not Herpes
Herpes simplex: Yes, one "bump" could conceivably be herpetic although this is unusual. You make no further description, so it is impossible to say what you specifically have, but if it keeps up and you are concerned see your doctor. ...Read more
There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more
Tiny blisters: Herpes lesions usually start as a burning or tingling in the skin even before a visible lesion develops. Tiny vesicles, or blisters, form and rupture in a few days, leaving a weeping crater that oozes clear fluid. Firm solid modules are more likely genital warts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Herpes or razor burn: Herpes generally wouldn't be located in the bikini line. It really looks quite a bit different from razor burn. So having an exam is the best way to be sure which you have. Or perhaps it's neither and something else altogether. Being examined is the best option. You can also upload a picture into this site if you want a private conversation and opinion about it. ...Read more
Razor bumps vs herpes bumps. Not sure and terribly concerned. I've tried to pop a bump only blood and little white balls existed. Very tiny.
Get evaluated: By your doctor. It is hard to tell only by a description. Good luck! ...Read more
If neosporin makes pain/bumps go away on vagina lips, then is it still possible the bumps were herpes related?
Neosporin/Herpes: Yes. Herpes will outbreaks fade on their own without treatment, but may always recur in the future. Neosporin likely had nothing to do with improving anything there. If the bumps return, see a dermatologist during your outbreak and they can perform a simple skin scraping and confirm if it is herpes or not. Then make recommendations on how to control outbreaks. ...Read more
I shaved with an electric razor and a few days later I noticed a small bump with some slight soreness and hair in the middle. Razor bump or herpes?
Hair: Irritated, ingrown hair.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can and which stds cause little bumps on the skin but not in the genital area or limited to there. Little bumps. Not herpes sores.
All different: Shaving bumps (folliculitis): Shaved areas only (obviosly), red bumps, some pimple-like, often a hair visible in the center. Warts are painless, non itchy bumps, often firm or quite hard. Herpes: initial red bump becoming blister then open sore over a few days, then healing with scabs. Initial herpes and warts usually on genitals per se, e.g. labia minor, vaginal opening. But see MD if uncertain. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a cluster of white puss bumps without having herpes because i recently had a blood PCR test and my result came back negative?
Itching Inside and around vagina have small bumps and feel sore wit a larger bump is this herpes?
I had protected sex (condom) and unprotected oral 8 days ago. Now I noticed a red area between my leg and groin. No bumps just red. Herpes?
Probably not herpes: Herpes doesn't behave like this -- both the type of rash and location are wrong. This sounds more like jock itch or a superficial bacterial infection, or just irritation from sweat, body secretions, etc. See a doctor if it doesn't clear up or you remain concerned, but I'm sure this is no STD or any other infection from the recent sexual exposure. ...Read more
I kissed a guy Friday at noon and then Saturday afternoon my lip is swollen on the left side and has bumps. Is it Herpes or an allergic reaction?
I think i have a yeast infection. Area outside vagina is Irritated white discharge and I itched it and there were little white bumps. Is it herpes?
Yeast? Herpes?: From your description, this sounds more like yeast than herpes. However, it is not possible to know for sure without professional examination. See a doctor ASAP -- if it's herpes, accurate diagnosis is easier and treatment most effective the earlier it is done. Good luck! ...Read more
Red bump like things above vagina and near anus. About 4 days now. Have scabbed. Razor bumps/burn or herpes/other std? Seem to have spread.
See derm: You have to see dermatologist for this problem because it could get out of control. ...Read more
All: All bumps on the lips are not herpes but it can be one of the concern that will require you to consult a dermatologist. There are many causes which cause bumps on the lips which may include simple reasons such as allergy to some foods, sunburn, bacterial infection, acne, even possibility of cancerous lesion in smokers, or benign growth lesions such as sebaceous hyperplasia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer