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What does herpes feel like on a vaginal wall ? Is it intense pain?

What does herpes feel like on a vaginal wall ? Is it intense pain?

Can be...: Some outbreaks are intensely painful. Pain tends to be worse with the very first outbreak. Clusters of painful ulcerations on the vaginal wall and lips are frequently Herpes Simplex. Best wishes! ...Read more

Herpes (Definition)

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


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I've got mouth ulcers after kissing my boyfriend. What does herpes feel like?

I've got mouth ulcers after kissing my boyfriend. What does herpes feel like?

Might be: Tender shallow ulcers which may or may not be accompanied by fever, malaise, may occur with primary herpetic outbreaks. These will generally last 7-10 days and resolve spontaneously. ...Read more

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What exactly does herpes look and feel like on the genital area?

What exactly does herpes look and feel like on the genital area?

Painful blister: No matter it is herpes simplex or herpes zoster. The herpes always start from sporadic blisters and then ruptured later on. And they are paiful. ...Read more

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What duz herpes look like?

What  duz herpes look like?

Varies: Herpes of the genital area can just be a reddened area but classically is a small group of clear blisters. This area is paiful, tingles and can get crusty. It is like a fever blister (only it is not a fever blister). Usually clinically diagosed but can absolutely be diagnosed if cultured and positive. Practice safe sex or you will continue to get the gift that keeps on giving! ...Read more

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What do herpes look like on a male?

What do herpes look like on a male?

Herpes: Before a cold sore appears the area will sometimes tingle, feel slightly raised and may appear red and inflamed. This pain or tingling sensation is called the prodrome (or warning symptom) and typically occurs 1 to 2 days before the cold sore appears. A cold sore generally appears as a small, fluid-filled blister which goes through a cycle of phases. The lesions will last for 8-10 days. ...Read more

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What does herpes look like on a male?

What does herpes look like on a male?

Various shapes: It can take many forms ranging from small blisters to superficial ulcers to linear cuts. ...Read more

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Can this look like herpes please help?

Can this look like herpes please help?

Sorry, but your: Question is incomplete. It is likely that your physician can identify your lesion. ...Read more

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Can this looks like herpes please help!?

You haven't supplied: Adequate info to answer this question. Best to see your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Herpes on your butt can someone get it like that?

Herpes on your butt can someone get it like that?

Herpes: Herpes is usually transmitted skin to skin. If your exposure was on the skin of your buttocks then that is where you are infected. Herpes two is found usually in humans between the belly button and thigh in 90% of the cases. ...Read more

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Can u treat it like over the conter the oarl herpes?

Can u treat it like over the conter the oarl herpes?

You may: Oral herpes is usually self limited and does not require treatment. If it is persistent or problematic, you should consult your doctor for an evaluation of immune system. Using over the counter products will not do any harm and may not do any good either. You may consult this site for detailed information. http://www.emedicinehealth.com/oral_herpes/article_em.htm. ...Read more

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What could cause herpes like sores. But yet test negative. For herpes?

What could cause herpes like sores. But yet test negative. For herpes?

Many many things: Well first..Hundreds of types of viruses. Local mechanical trauma, electrical and thermal burns, chemical injury, irradiation, aphthous stomatitis, infection and drug induced. Its a very long differential diagnosis. ...Read more

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How long does it take for herpes to show in ur system and how long till you can find out ur results can you find out right away like in 20 minutes?

How long does it take for herpes to show in ur system and how long till you can find out ur results can you find out right away like in 20 minutes?

See below: First part of your question is not clear, if you mean incubation period, it is 2-14 days. Please read the information in the two sites below for a detailed answer. It is possible to have an answer in 20 minutes but that is not normal process. http://www.webmd.com/genital-herpes/herpes-testshttp://www.webmd.com/genital-herpes/tc/genital-herpes-what-happens. ...Read more

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I was just diagnosed with herpes type 1 last week. I'm currently with someone who knows the situation but I'd like to know if he could go down on me?

I was just diagnosed with herpes type 1 last week. I'm currently with someone who knows the situation but I'd like to know if he could go down on me?

More info needed: Presumably you have been diagnosed with genital herpes due to HSV type 1, right? HSV1 mostly causes oral herpes but can cause genital. Most genital HSV1 causes few recurrent outbreaks and is not easily transmitted by sex. If you're talking about oral herpes, or just a positive blood test, then oral contact with your vaginal area ("going down") is little or no risk. See an expert. Good luck! ...Read more

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Look i resently found out I have herpes two i never new i had that until yesterday and is like im not even my self no more I don't know what should I do ?

Look i resently found out I have herpes two i never new i had that until yesterday and is like im not even my self no more I don't know what should I do ?

Living life: A chronic infection with herpes is something that you CAN live with. Yes, it's definitely disheartening to be diagnosed and worse to have symptoms. Believe it or not, though, most people DON'T have symptoms -that's why it infects such a large proportion of the United States. Millions of people here have it...If you have an outbreak-see a doctor for what to do. For prevention- talk to partners, etc ...Read more

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What do herpes bumps look like?

What do herpes bumps look like?

Herpes simplex: Tiny skin elevations like goose flesh followed by formation of blisters, then breaking down to produce shallow painful and tender ulcers. ...Read more

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What does herpes on face look like?

What does herpes on face look like?

Herpes simplex: These lesions begin with a tiny red dot, turn into a blister and then break open and form a small ulcer about 3-8mm in diameter, or if several occur and merge together they may look larger. ...Read more

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What would herpes on the tounge look like?

What would herpes on the tounge look like?

Ulceration: Usually an oral herpes will form a painless or a slightly painful blister in the mouth before it ruptured and became a painful ulceration. And usually it takes a week or so to heal up. If you have unhealed ulceration on your tongue for more than 3 weeks, please consult with your dentist or an oral surgeon for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What does herpes look like on my 5 month old?

What does herpes look like on my 5 month old?

Blisters: Just like chickenpox . You need to take your baby to see the pediatrician . It has serious complications if disseminated and left untreated. Best to get checked. Err on the safe side .Of course history is very important along with physical examination. Do not delay if it is herpes. ...Read more