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How do genital warts and genital herpes differ?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Very different

Genital warts look like warts anywhere else.
They're flesh-colored and not fluid-filled. Herpes looks like either small blisters or shallow ulcers on a red base. In addition, herpes lesions come and go; warts just stay there.

In brief: Very different

Genital warts look like warts anywhere else.
They're flesh-colored and not fluid-filled. Herpes looks like either small blisters or shallow ulcers on a red base. In addition, herpes lesions come and go; warts just stay there.
Dr. Joel Gallant
Dr. Joel Gallant
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