My sores couldn’t be anything else, she told me. It didn’t matter if it was HSV-1 or HSV-2, because once it presents genitally, herpes is herpes. About 40 percent of people with an initial HSV-1 outbreak will never have another. Once you’ve had a symptomatic outbreak of herpes, you often can tell when another one is coming on. So, if your antiviral meds don’t seem to be working, it’s time to see your doctor to see what else may be happening. Please share your thoughts of anything you have in mind. The herpes virus can affect bowel and bladder nerves when initially infected and cause them to slow down quite a bit.
I have never had any type of sexual contact that could put me at high risk for herpes though a couple days ago i found a genital blister on me and i am loosing grip of myself now. scared that it could be herpes. is there anything else that a genital blister could be? i have no reason to be at risk for herpes and i am wondering if it could just be a genital blister without being linked to herpes or an other STD?. Many people don’t realise, for instance, that oral sex can be risky. What she found out next is something all women should know about. In addition, these tests can be expensive; false positive test results may occur in some persons with a low likelihood of infection; and the diagnosis may have adverse psychological effects for some people. The culprit responsible for cold sores is the herpes simplex virus, which comes in two flavors. But either strain can lead to sores on the face or on the genitals. Sometimes I just get one an other times I get 3-4 and not sure if any one else feels this way but when I get them I feel sick like I am coming down with the flu.