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How can I tell if I am about to or starting to have a herpes outbreak? Are there pre symptoms or indicators?
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
Have you experienced anything unusual since being diagnosed with genital herpes like tingling when theres nothing there?
Yes: Not that I have personally experienced, but many of my patients have had tingling sensations both prior to the outbreak of active herpes lesions, as well as simply that without subsequently developing lesions. It becomes difficult to attribute those sensations to herpes when no lesions occur, but the presumption is that this can happen. ...Read more
Can herpes cause a constant tingling/itchy/annoying feeling on the penis? Daily weird sensation. Not sure if it's just mental. Not diagnosed.
Pimple on lip line, thought herpes, but no pain, tingling etc. Popped it, little puss, today had scab bit, underneath just bright red skin, justa zit?
Still Herpes.: See your pmd for proper evaluation and treatment. Partner can help. ...Read more
Not likely at all: Especially if that's the only symptom.Get a more detailed answer ›