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About an inch above my anus is very red, itchy, burning with a smelly discharge. Doctor ruled out genital herpes after a swab test but now it is worse?

Maybe a fistula. Could be a peri-anal fistula, which is a communication between the inside of the anus and the skin, thought it be caused by a small abscess on the inside. This is treated by a colorectal surgeon, and there are various techniques available. Hope this helps! Read more...
Supra-anal lesion. Is it painful? It can be an infection, abscess which may respond to topical/oral antibiotics or may need drainage and antibiotics. Other possibilities are eczematous lesion (unusual, steroids) , candida ( fungal meds),pilonidal cyst (drainage by surgeon, packing antibiotics) ,warts ( removal). Pinworms and hemorrhoids are nearer to anus. Discuss this with your doctor/urgent care /ER. Read more...

Cluster of small, somewhat red raised bumps, not itchy, on upper thigh. Is this genital herpes? Never been sexually active, had cold sores in the past

Not herpes . You cannot have genital herpes if you never had sex; genital herpes is unlikely to first show up as a rash on the thigh; and your description doesn't sound like HSV. This definitely is not genital herpes, and also not HSV1 from your oral infection. If the rash continues to bother you or doesn't clear up, see a doctor for professional diagnosis. . Read more...