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What Does Herpes Look Like On Your Leg
I have some linear marks between leg and scrotum. It doesn't look like herpes pics on the net. If I look close at it with a light it worry me. Herpes?
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
Boil on leg busted. More bumps appeared on genitals. 2 diff doctors say staph does not look like herpes. Culture shows herpes. Could this be wrong?
I just recently got these three bumps and I'm worried. They are on my inner thigh. They look like pimples they appeared over night, could it be herpes?
Ok I have this break out on my right lower outter part of my leg looks like some type of herpes its the only place it has occured 1 time 5yrs ago 2nd 6mos ago 3rd time now started 4 days ago what canb?
Herpes?: Herpes can show up anywhere. There are several strains, and you can't determine which type it is without a swab. Herpes would come and go in the same place. I suppose it could be a form of pustular eczema. A dermatologist would be able to tell the difference. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible for a spot that looks like a herpes break out to show up on your lower leg? If not do you any idea what it could be? Have been to the
Bacterial infection?: It could be a small bacterial infection or ingrown hair. Use warm soaks several times a day and see a doctor if it gets worse. This shaving trend worries me. Besides making people look like jail-bait, it can increase the risk of bacterial infections, including mrsa. I've seen some nasty cases in which men lost parts of their body they wanted to keep. If you don't like pubes, trim, don't shave! Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ever since I got type two herpes I have been having extremely bad leg and hip pain....Is this common?
Is it possible to get herpes on your leg? I have a red bump on the back of my leg and curious if it could be. I don't have herpes since last tested.
Why does my leg hurt when I have a herpes outbreak? Do I need to treat if I'm not sexual active. Is it normal to have a outbreak a couple times a year
Herpes on lower leg - treatment dicloxacillin 4 times a day and Fucidin cream - that sound like a good treatment?
Herpes: First of all, you present no evidence that this is herpes simplex. Not even a description of the rash. There's no way to tell you what you have on your leg without seeing it. The dermatologist's basic and best talent is to use his or her eyeballs to make a diagnosis. And while herpes on the leg would be rare, it would require medicine specific for herpes simplex. Read more
I have two painless slit like marks between my leg and scrotum. They look skin colored/purple. No pus, no crust; had them for six days. Herpes?
I have what looks like stretch marks by my scrotum and leg. I had protected sex and a week ago. Herpes? No bumps just red line-like rash.
Pain in leg, blisters appear at site of pain. Diangosis stress induced herpes been happening for 5 years. What's wrong with me?
Wrong Diagnosis: Cellulitis is basically a visible inflammation (itis) of the skin and soft tissues (red, hot, swollen and tender). It can be caused by many things including sunburn (radiation), trauma (sprained ankle) or poor vein circulation (stasis dermatitis). Recurrence from herpes is unusual. If you have repeated episodes of this, get to a wound care or vascular specialist, the diagnoses you have is wrong. Read more