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Ok, so I was diagnosed with genital hsv1 8 years ago. I went OB free until 10 days ago. I had the usual symptoms, and they have almost seem to be gone. However, yesterday I started to get this wicked pain on the left side of my neck, lymph node area. It is so swollen and painful to touch, painful when I try to eat. I don't have a sore throat, just a terrible sharp electric shock type pain where my lymph node is when i try to eat or drink. I have canker sores in my mouth at the moment as well. I'm just getting over a cold. Now my question is, right before my OB, my guy performed oral sex on me.....and then kissed me later. Could I have caught it in my mouth now? I'm not really sure if it makes sense....or if this had happened to anyone. I don't know what to do???? Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks :)

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HI mmtbb,

I am also diagnosed with genital hsv1. The symptom you described is similar to what happened to my last OB about 5 month ago. But my sharp pain happened with my right tonsil, I didn't feel pain when touching it though. I took veltrax, and it went away. Fom then on, my tonsils get swollen whenever I am stressed or tired, but luckily no OB followed.

I also wonder if swollen tonsils mean I can pass H to other people when kissing.

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