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Signs & Symptoms of Genital Herpes

Posted Aug 24 2008 4:41pm 1 Comment

Here is a list of some of the common signs and symptoms of Genital Herpes:

Abdominal pressure
Abnormal pap smear
Anal burning
Anal itching
Anal sores
Buttock pain
Buttock sores
Cervix sores
Episodic recurrent outbreaks of sores interspersed with remission periods
Genital area pain
Genital burning
Genital itching
Genital lesions
Genital ulcers
Internal vaginal sores
Leg pain
Low-grade fever
Mouth infection
Painful urination
Penile itching
Penile sores
Red bumps
Small blisters
Thigh sores
Urinary tract sores
Vaginal discharge
Vaginal itching
Vaginal sores

Of course, these are just some of the common symptoms of Genital Herpes.
You can connect with experts and other people who have Genital Herpesin the Wellsphere communities.
If you're interested in finding more information, tips, news and videos about , go to the Genital Herpes WellPage or the Symptoms of Genital Herpes WellPage.

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Symptoms of Herpes:


  • Usually develop within 2 to 20 days after contact

  • Could continue up to 2 weeks

  • May be so mild it goes unnoticed

  • May take longer or be less severe in some people, especially in those with partial immunity to the virus from having facial herpes, e.g. cold sores.

  • In the first attack sometimes causes visible sores

  • Last between 10 - 21 days

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