In these 8 weeks, I went to my gynecologist twice who said that without visible lesions or physical signs she doubted this was herpes. The pain runs from my buttock down the back of my leg and through my calves and into my heel area. First, 2-sided symptoms generally are not due to herpes. Many physicians have stated that there is no correlation, and it s generally not medically accepted, but an overwhelming of individuals (especially since the internet) report that prior to an outbreak, they experience bone pain, in their legs, back, buttocks, spine or even joint pain. This means no kissing or oral sex if you have cold sores or if you have genital herpes, no intercourse or oral sex. Now the sensations that you are experiencing in your legs, hips, buttocks, and low back sound like something unrelated. Sprains are tears in the ligaments that support the spine, and they can occur from twisting or lifting improperly.
They would then radiate down each leg/buttocks and to my feet. It was cured shortly. I have received other notes before, however looking for a followup as my symptoms have never gone away. And although a cold can be a nuisance, you usually feel much worse with the flu. Other times Aspirin can take the edge off the pain. These symptoms have hung around for over 2 months now even though I have not had another outbreak since my first. I used to have a herniated disk, but therapy seemed to heal it, and I’ve had cortosone shots in my sacroiliac joints that made it MUCH MUCH worse.
another outbreak on top of this and overlapping? This is really embarrassing.. The first sign was a brown dot on my genitals. Thanks! After some days of observation and tests… biopsies showed HSV type 2.” (See the Danish journal Ugeskrift for Laeger, from May 6, 2013) (2). You could be retested at 3 months, but I am quite sure you don’t have genital herpes. The antiherpetic drugs are very benign, with almost no side effects (except on the wallet).
Hearing your story makes me think it’s just a symptom of the virus. A little pain in the leg is not a big deal. I sometimes get odd feelings/pains around my buttocks or down one or other leg. Indications for carpal tunnel syndrome injection include median nerve compression resulting from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism, repetitive use injury, and other traumatic injuries to the area. I have HSV2 and since having it I have had intermittent fasciculation (twitches in muscle) in Legs. Based on this they then order a series of tests to further investigate what the think might be the problem, known as their differential diagnosis. (Ser.
So, what next? With time, I started to just get them as a warning before I got an outbreak, or if I was really tired or run down. A blood test will show if your body has antibodies to HSV and then be known, and that out of the way, even if you never return an outbreak. Ok, so I had started a previous discussion about my herpes getting worse. Re: numbness in left top thigh is this from herpes? Recurring outbreaks are typically less severe, and can last anywhere from a few days to about two weeks. I have been diagnosed with fibromyglia, now I am wondering if all my symptoms are related to the oral and hand HSV outbreaks I have been getting..and .now with this mystery sore I am very concerned.
The distribution was consistent with the S1 dermatome, and a diagnosis of herpes zoster was made. It started 2 years ago with the sharp pain shooting through my left buttock..down the hamstring. But these symptoms are so pronounced-I feel I should be tested again. My sensations are as follows, about halfway down both legs, on the back, there is a spot where I feel like a soreness or almost like a light pinch. As people age the intervertebral discs lose their flexibility, elasticity, and shock absorbing capability. (And thanks on his behalf for your kind words regarding the Thomas Parran award. If these symptoms are not herpes related, why are there so many sufferers connecting these neurological symptoms to this neurological virus??
I have not had the traditional outbreak, but ever since my February 28th encounter, I’ve had all the symptoms; fatigue, flu-like, the prodomes (tingling in my legs and bottom of one foot), and tingling and soreness in my penis, and butt area. You say you’re healthy and the good news is that this ….if HSV..just gives you more reasons to be healthy. Top STDs Answerers. Since then I’ve had some combination of the following symptoms constantly (they change by day or even by hour) (i) pain in my lower back, (ii) a burning painful tingling down the back of my left leg, (iii) a dull pain in my left buttocks and both heels and (iv) most bothersome, involuntary muscle twitching (fasciculations) in both calves and sometimes in the hamstrings (this does not occur when I’m standing and started around week 8 post-exposure).