It doesn’t sound like herpes but you never know

Herpes. Do you have a question about herpes that you’d like to ask our experts? Can we never have oral sex without the worry of transmitting it to one another? Our expert says. I have looked at pictures of herpes but what I see doesn’t look the same. Does this sound like herpes? When should you tell your partner that you have herpes? I dont know your age or sexual history but if he’s had sex with multiple women then he’s probably got it anyway. Sounds like a herpes outbreak. You need to get checked out immediately. I never got another outbreak, but at 22, I still entered the dating world feeling like damaged goods. Reading your chart, yes, it really sounds like herpes.

They looked like ulcers you might get in your mouth. On each side, there seemed to be one main one and then a scattering of smaller ones around it. He went to his own doctor for a blood test, even though he’d never had any symptoms of herpes. A couple days later I called in for the results of the culture they’d taken, and. So nobody could tell me what I have, but it’s not herpes, and I went on with my life. It definitely doesn’t sound like HPV. It does, however, sound like it still could be HSV (herpes). But if you’ve never suffered from an outbreak before, and you find out that you have herpes, well it can get emotional. Like, 80-90 of people don’t know they have it. Basically a simple question that I can never find an answer to. Tell me as much as you know about giving it to someone else please, thanks everyone x. ), so consider doing that if you’re having sex with someone who doesn’t have herpes. It sounds strange but I’ve lived here all my life and I know everyone, if I was to tell a guy, he would freak and tell everyone.

How men and women can catch genital herpes, symptoms, and what you can do. I keep getting little spots/blisters I havee been checked/tested 3 times in the last 6 months and they say it dont look or sound like herpes.i get a week with out them but basically they are always there I give up with doctors and diagnosed my self with herpes but the spots are the only sytom I get for herpes x. If u have a sore in that area doesn’t automaticly means u have herps, does it. I dont know how to talk with him right now as he doesn’t know what am i going thru. If you’re sure the docs r wrong about herpes then it sounds like a yeast infection to me. Like oral, genital herpes is also caused by skin to skin contact and can be easily spread. It doesn’t sound like herpes but you never know.

Do I Have Herpes Or What?

It’s a bummer, but it’s pretty common problem anyway. Doesn’t sound like you were cleared in December since you weren’t specifically tested for herpes. Hate to break it to you, but you probably have herpes. Unfortunately, the lack of a visible outbreak doesn’t mean you’re herpes-free. Many people infected with the virus never experience an outbreak, says Mary Rosser, MD, PhD, director of obstetrics and gynecology at Montefiore Medical Center. Outbreaks can be very mild and even confused with things like heat rash, jock itch, yeast infections, and allergic reactions, adds Fred Wyand, director of communications for the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA). The crazy thing about herpes is, you never can be totally sure where you got it from. But i also read hsv doesn’t live well outside the body, like toilet seats, towels, etc. About 4-5 days later my penis started itching like crazy on. If you looked at the sidebar, there is a lot of information included in the wiki that may help you. Also, herpes doesn’t always show up on your blood test in a timely manner. A large amount of people who have it are asymptomatic, meaning they won’t ever have an outbreak, but can unknowingly shed, and it’s likely they will never know they have it. Below are some of the questions people like you have sent us about herpes. HSV-2 rarely infects oral tissue, though, and a blood test positive for HSV-2 typically indicates that an individual has genital herpes, even if they’ve never experienced symptoms. I have looked at pictures of herpes but what I see doesn’t look the same. Do I have an STD? Does this sound like herpes? 2 weeks later the red area looked better but it was looking more like canker type marks as it healed. Does this sound like herpes to you and should I get tested again? It really doesn’t sound like herpes to me. I could never tell if it was healing on it’s own or if it was something that I was applying that helped or hurt because nothing has gone away extremely quickly.

Genital Infections

UmI know you’re a doctor, but I think this is kind of crap. I have herpes simplex 2 I have never passed it to none of my partners in the past and here it is years later and they still have no symptoms and have been tested. It doesn’t just turn into type 2 if you have type 1 and give oral with a sore you will get type one down there NOT type 2. You sound like you are afraid of catching her germs. So basically, just because you don’t see it doesn’t mean it’s not there. Molluscum contagiosum sounds like a Harry Potter spell, but it’s not. I have herpes. I control it with medication, but no matter how you slice it, it is what it is. It doesn’t at all sound like you are irresponsibile like that. But, for anyone out there who is, get ready to deal with a lawsuit if you get ahold (no pun intended) of a partner who doesn’t play nice after getting infected. He has never had a cold sore in his life and had no idea he had oral herpes. I have never slept around and neither has he. If you don’t know the difference, you’ll likely choose the wrong treatment. I have never been on Valtrax, or any other herpes medication.

Yeast infection that causes open sores but sounds alot like herpes. It causes very minimal pain because it doesn’t touch the sores. Believe, I know what you’re going through, it’s incredibly painful. That probably doesn’t seem like that big a deal to some people, but it’s hard when you don’t find that funny at all. Did you know cold sores could cause genital herpes? My skin crawls as it sounds like he may have infected you deliberately. I dont want my mom to know. she would be mad at me. i want to go get it checked out. That is very sad and he should be ashamed of himself and im sorry you have to go through that but you need to go get it checked because that is what it sounds like and it can get bad but i know ppl with herpes and only one person has a bad reaction and you would need and adult to go with you beacuse of your age and your going to get meds and all that and im. He doesn’t know that I told them, and I made it clear to them that if they confronted him about to make sure he has no idea I am the one that told them. My ex-husband never clued me in, but my suspicions are that he was unfaithful. I’m sure this sounds strange, but I quess if you have to get it, it has to been somewhere real strange. But where to start? And elements such as street performers are just another thing to avoid, like herpes or people from high school. But you never know what will delight an outsider. Just because you’re not a historian, doesn’t mean you don’t remember bits and pieces from school and can’t fill in the rest with whatever you’ve seen on TV. Teach them how to sound like a local, so they can participate in events or hit on a good looking stranger. With what you have written it doesn’t sound like herpes. But it is never 100 that if someone has an STI that it will pass to you the first time you have sex. I’m sure my boyfriend doesn’t have herpes, a patient recently told Dr. Lydia Shrier, an adolescent medicine specialist at Children’s Hospital Boston. Anna Wald of the University of Washington, found that people who’d had symptoms of herpes shed virus on about 20 percent of days, while people who test positive for herpes antibodies but have never had symptoms shed virus on only about 10 percent of days. You just never know, and your partner never knows. Its hard for me to find the words to say without sounding like I’m full of shit. That means you can get herpes by touching, kissing, and oral, vaginal, or anal sex. People who carry herpes don’t always know they have the virus, and they may not have any visible sores on their skin.