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Scary Symptoms! Can anybody help me?


Anne

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OK i started freaking out today so i might be overreacting, but i think i may have some of the symptoms that i looked up on the internet for herpes. About a month ago i messed around with a guy. About 3-4 days later i shaved my whole genital area and the next day i notice a red bump. I figured it was from shaving and i ignored it. 2 weeks later i messed around with another guy and the next morning the inside of my vagina was really sore. A day or two later i went to the doc with signs of a yeast infection. I got treated twice in a week and symptoms are still lingering. A couple days after this i messed around with the guy again and the next morning the inside of my vagina hurt and my pelvic area was really sore. So the last week ive noticed that the muscles in my thighs and butt are sore and i havent worked out at all so that is strange. and the red bump is still there 3 weeks- a month later. Does this sound like herpes? I thought there had to be more than one bump and it went away right away. The inside of my vagina is still sore and stings. What does anyone think?

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If you used an over the counter yeast infection med - the kind that works fast - 1-3 days - it could have irritated/burned the skin - and the signs of a yeast infection will continute - that happened to me... but feeling "yeasty" is also part of HSV - or - if you used a condom, maybe senditivity to latex?

As far as the bump - if it hasn't changed in 3 weeks it may be something else - irritation, ingrown hair.... did you ask your doc about it?

I would ask your doc this - have them check the bump if you haven't already....but I'm not all that convinced it's HSV.

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