Do blisters in the groin area become symptoms of herpes simplex?

Mnay. First time around you may get systemic symptoms of fever, chills, malaise, an outbreak of numerous blister-like lesions on the genetalia which will rupture and leave very tender and painful ulcers which may last as long as 10-14days. The female genetalia may become swollen and tender to the point that she cannot walk. The man can develop severe swelling which may partially impede free urination.

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What are the chances to transmit herpes simplex type 2 if I don't ejaculate and have no blisters or symptoms? Without condom!

Possible. Ejaculation is not necessary, nor are visible sores always present when you shed the virus. Having direct contact with the penis is enough to pass the virus. See: http://www.Cdc.Gov/std/herpes/stdfact-herpes.Htm. Read more...

How long does the herpes simplex virus (1) last on a finger. -if one touched a present oral blister that hasn't yet opened, then touched another area?

For life. It's not as bad as it sounds. The first episode is the worst. Recurrences become less and less symptomatic, and less frequent until finally it stops . There is usually an interval of months, or years between attacks. Are you a health care worker? It can defiinitely be transmitted to other areas but for some reason isn't commonly. Good Idea to cover it while you have it with a band aid. Read more...

Is blister the most characteristic symptomof a herpes simplex infection?

Yes. To be specific, a cluster of small, painful blisters (which sometimes look like pustules) on a red base is the most characteristic herpes simplex lesion. Read more...

Fever blisters or herpes simplex 2, what to do?

Topical antiviral. You can apply a topical antiviral--acyclovir. However unfortunately recurrence is still common under stressful situations. Read more...

Do you know are herpes simplex blisters really painful?

Possibly. Herpes simplex blisters can range anywhere on the pain spectrum from being a little irritating to being extremely sensitive and painful. Sometimes you may not notice any discomfort or the rash may just itch. Read more...

Can blistering on the lips be caused by something other than herpes simplex?

Lip blisters. Sunburn, allergy, rare autoimmune conditions, etc., but you need to be examined and provide a full history to be successfully diagnosed. Good luck. Read more...
Lip blisters. It can be caused by excess heat such as food or the sun. If it persists i would have it checked by a doctor. Read more...