I am totally freaking out right now because I dont know if it is like warts or herpes or something. or if it’s just an ingrown hair..will someone please tell me what you think??. So im a 17 year old male and i have noticed a small bump on my scrotum and it doesnt itch or burn and i had unprotected sex 3 days ago but she was tested and was negative for all std’s so i was wondering what this could be im freaking out because i leave for the military in 12 days. I shave my vulva and am used to a few ingrown hairs every now and then, but this is something new. I had a bout of HPV in college and I shave so every time I got a bump, I went running to the STD clinic until the nurse one day sat me down and showed me a picture of Herpes and convinced me that I did not need to freak out for every zit/ingrown hair.
Ingrown hair, probably, from the area. possibly herpes, but i kinda doubt that. Really, though, i wouldn’t freak out too much. it’s probably just an ingrown hair. i’ve gotten one that got to the size of a pea and was bright red on my buttcheek before. Conditions and Diseases – Herpes and Genital Warts. I applied white vinegar before taking this photos, while it doesn’t really seem to have changed color I’m still a bit freaked out by these. Guys, there’s good news: a pimple, wart, or lump in your genital area doesn’t automatically mean you have genital herpes or cancer. What They Mean: Before you freak out, vulval cancer is exceptionally rare.
So now I’m really freaking out. After brutally attacking this stupid bump on my labia, it scabbed over and today the scab came off. It doesn’t hurt or anything- I think it hurts my pride actually. At first I thought that was a pimple but now I think it might be herpes. I even had a very tiny wart-like bump still on my left inner thigh from about 6 months back. I shave down there only about once a month, which further convinced me that it couldn’t be an ingrown hair or a razor bump. All the mild reactions, symptom-less possibilities with STD’s, message boards, and other people’s stories all freaked me out enough to give me the nerve to make a gynocologist appointment and have my two bumps checked out. Freaked out for about a week thinking i had a genital wart and started trying all of the home remedies soaking it with apple cider vinegar etc. I’m thinking it is a ingrown hair coz I just recently started plucking hair on my shaft. I was really freaking out because i thought it was herpes. weird thing is, is that we are both virgins and had both never gone that far with anyone else.
I was diagnosed with genital warts by a general practioner and after 3 weeks of using Aldara which caused itching and constant burning, I decided to go to a gyn. Sorry to tell you this but today I found out that i have hpv..this is the hardest thing i have ever had to deal with. This is the hardest thing i have ever had to deal with. I’m sure I’ve had bumps like this before, but I’m freaking out right now because my boyfriend has had cold. Besides a pimple or ingrown hair, the most common genital bumps are caused by different strains of the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and the human papillomavirus (HPV). In fact, bumps caused by HSV are really blisters, while bumps caused by HPV are warts. I freaked out. At first i just assumed well it could be an ingrown hair! So i got mirror and looked at it. There it was peering back at me. Something that looked like it could possibly be a wart. I wouldn’t freak out. It could be an ingrown hair or something else. Just have your doctor look at it. Genital warts are not a concern for delivery the way herpes are. Is there a test for HPV that can be done without warts being present? If you are still concerned, scared, or confused, it is recommended that you speak with your clinician. I have redish bumps where the hair grows and I heard it is possible to get an ingrown hair, but I don’t think it is that.
Could This Be A Pimple, An Ingrown Hair, A Bite Or Herpes?
Caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), genital warts are spread primarily through sexual contact. For example, never start the conversation by saying Don’t freak out but. When my Pap test came back abnormal, I remembered I’d just had a weird yeast infection and odd bumps on my bikini line, which I thought were ingrown hairs. I learned they were warts, and I also had HPV on my cervix. I freaked out and was crying and asked a close friend to go with me to the clinic at school, where I tested positive. Difference Between Pimples and Herpes Sore. These may be warts, herpes? I had, had ingrown hairs before when I shaved but this one was out of control so I went to the ER the Doc cut it open and it was Funky as you know what! he drained it and I didn t go back because I felt like it would heal on its own and when he poked me it hurt really bad but I was relieved so I didn t follow up. It’s freaking me out, it’s like the inside of my labia is eating away. I think the idea that girls will freak out and think you have an STD is more in our heads as guys than actual reality. Unless those are ingrown hairs causing the pimple-look, I don’t know.
How many people out there have what they think is an ingrown hair and it’s really herpes? My doctor doesn’t want me going on permanent suppressive therapy unless I break out again. New research says that shaving or waxing your pubic hair may increase your risk of getting a sexually transmitted disease (STD) called molluscum contagiosum. I sort of freaked out and popped it, not thinking to look for an ingrown hair. Herpes? It doesn’t really sound like herpes to me, not sure what else it could be other then just maybe some acne or ingrown hairs. He stepped out of the shower and looked down. Three bumps that looked like small ingrown hairs had developed on the shaft of his penis. People tend to get outbreaks of herpes and warts in time of stress. Parents get scared, she says.