could it be herpes or chafing? – Herpes Message Board

Usually a primary herpes infection will have other flu like symptoms, but not always. the blisters were so easy to pop i just brushed my index finger over them and they didn’t hurt at all. Considering I chafe often when I work (my workplace is fairly warm, I sweat a lot, I am always moving, and I must wear jeans to work), I am wondering if this may just be an extreme result of chafing. You can see or feel a chafing section, just a little itch or feel very bad: there may be a few days or a week or longer. It is also possible your boyfriend had it all along and you just got it now. However this time around I feel like its lasting a bit longer. Rub prevent some people find it helpful to avoid tight underwear.

I read on some forums that staying hydrated helps with chafing and blisters because if you dont it could cause salt crystals that turn into fungus and create blister. Click to find out your herpes cure. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. The dermatologist I saw afterward prescribed an ointment for the chafing/discomfort. My skin also looks perfectly normal. So you’re pretty much beyond the window. My questions is this, if this is just chafing or some kind of rash – what is the most likely cause?

Is this JUST a rash caused from my overused pad? I’m not sure if it was just a bugbite that got irritated or if I could have contacted herpes. Treatment for this rash is with an antiviral medication called Valtrex. This could be herpes, could be just chafing, could be a lot of things. In about 10% of the cases, eczema develops around the lesions. It itches. What is twitter?


Depends how long ago you shaved down there. It is common to have watery discharge and pain during urination. They don’t have any legion look about them. Some things I have tried have been: using baby powder, trying different brands of underwear, even wearing no underwear(!), but nothing seems to help. Picture this: You pick up walking as a new hobby. I never noticed the sores though, just thought it was chaffing from my butt cheeks rubbing together. I went to my doctor and got diagnosed with bacterial vaginosis, I took the pills for it and noticed the smell went away and so did the itching for a few days but then the itching came right back along with the tingling while i was still on the pills.

And I’ve been working a lot, and the uniform pants suck (basically perma-wedgie), and I wore a thong with them yesterday. If your vet has told you Missy has feline herpes, she has an infectious disease caused by feline herpesvirus type-1. I’ve never had any outbreaks in my penis or pubic area but I’m scared that’s this possible chafing could be the beginning of herpes because it is burning a bit, slightly warm to the touch. The rash only develops after sex, or masturbating. Didn’t notice any lesions on her lips, etc, but who knows? It’s just a rash caused by my pad overused? He has not been tested and not sure he is goin to?

It is characterized mostly by dry skin that rubs off leaving lesions (not sure if that’s the right word). Most gals require at least seven minutes. Both anal and vaginal sex. It does seem to coincide with masterbation and/or sex. 5) A positive IgG also doesn’t tell you where you have the virus. How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? Simplex 1: Herpes pictures taken during an outbreak about 3 times a year though other folks may encounter.

I still dont have any visible sores or anything. I still dont have any visible sores or anything. I started Valtrex on July 27. And are the VD herpes the same as mouth sores? I am a 20 year old woman and I’ve been experiencing chafing of the vulva and vagina for about 3 years now and I’ve been to my doctor multiple time but my symptoms never seem to really go away. Although shingles can occur in anyone exposed to the varicella-zoster virus, research has established two general risk factors for the disease: (1) advanced age; and (2) a weakened immune system. Researchers have discovered how the cold sore virus hides in the body, which may be the key to a permanent cure.

Hi I had unprotected sex a week ago. Some more thoughts on ways to manage living with Genital Herpes…. Okay I had sex with a questionable girl about a week ago. At the point when your skin over and over rubs against other skin or apparel, it may get to be red, aggravated and out and out agonizing.