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...appear on other parts of your body where the virus has entered through broken skin. Sores also can appear inside the vagina and on the cervix (opening to the womb) in women, or in the urinary passage of women and men. Small red bump
s appear first, develop into small blisters, and then become itchy, painful sores that might develop a crust and will heal without leaving a scar. Sometimes, there is a crack or raw area or some redness without...
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I recently finished an experimental vaccine study with modified dendritic cells. I had to stop all my anti-virals for 6 months. My T-cell count was 720 when I started the study, my viral load was undetectable, and my percentage was 32%. At the end...
...You don't indicate how the diagnosis of a "herpetic
outbreak" was made. Was this just by clinical exam or was a smear or culture performed from one of the lesions? If the diagnosis Read more »
The past few days i noticed these skin colored bumps on the shaft of my penis. I noticed a slight itch. It now looks like very tiny circular scabs. They are not in a cluster and also do not look like any of the pictures of herpes i have seen....
...Hi,Sure, there are many different possibilities for "skin colored bump
s on the shaft" of a Mr. Happy. Unfortunately I can't diagnose your problem over the Internet. I suggest you see a dermatologist.Dr. Read more »
Ok here's the deal, i received oral sex from some one i didnt know with a condom that had been exposed to extreme temp. the condom broke but we stopped emmidietly. i tested negative for hiv and chlamydia at 2 weeks after exposure,negative hiv at 2...
...Did you have a doctor look at the bump
s on your buttocks? That's going to be the best way to determine if you have herpes
lesions or not. However, unless an infected Read more »
Hi. i have 3 littla bumps on my penis like pimples.all in diffrent places.thay look like pimples and when you squees them a hard wht substance comes out almost like a white head.they are not always there thay go away but come back every few months...
...Could be herpes
, but usually HSV lesions don't produce white heads. Could more likely be pimples or infected hair follicles. I'd ask you doctor Read more »
... What Is Herpes
? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes
Treated? Can Herpes
Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Read more »
...like a bruise, but a bruise will lose its purple color if you push on it; a KS lesion won't. KS lesions can grow into raised bump
s or patches and grow together. Your health care provider might take a small sample (a biopsy) from skin spots to... Read more »
...goes away within a few weeks, but in some cases, severe pain can last for months or even years. This condition is called "post herpetic
neuralgia." Shingles and HIV Shingles is not one of the infections that leads to a diagnosis of AIDS. ... Read more »
...serious conditions such as pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) or cervical cancer. Which GYN Conditions Are Most Problematic? Herpes
Simplex Virus (HSV, Genital Herpes
) There are many forms of herpes
. The most common forms of herpes
are... Read more »
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...Hey, My case seems somewhat different from others at least to me. I contracted herpes
as a result of 30 seconds exposure to sex worker's vagina during intercourse as the condom broke. I have not been feeling well Read more »
without ever having any genital warts? I do have something though and i dont know what it could be. It's this ingrown bump
near my vagina and sometimes it hurts and other times it doesnt and its just one bump
, i noticed it months ago and... Read more »
...intercourse. We were both tested prior for Hiv..negative. Anyways, I shaved down there the day of the encounter..now I have red little bump
s on both sides. They hurt the first day and now they itch and are about gone, 3 days later. He and I... Read more »
...doctor, figures my penis was clean as a wistle that day, but she gave me a perscription for accolyre I think it was, 200mg for herpies
. Took it about 5 times a day, I missed a dose here and there, did my best though. While I took the medicine, it... Read more »