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VegGirl86

Does herpes itch?

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VegGirl86

I was diagnosed about 6 weeks ago and have had one outbreak, which caused me to go get tested. Now I just feel an itching all if a sudden. Doesn't feel like a yeast infection. Could this be an outbreak? All new to this and trying to not make it a bigger deal than it is. Thanks for the info

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chickentuna

tingling/itching are herpes symptoms, sometimes they dont really go away sometimes they do..different for everyone.

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VegGirl86

Ok. Cuz I have a little bump at the base of my butt crack that itches like crazy. Sounds like an outbreak? :/

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chickentuna

well you can get an outbreak anywhere in the boxer short region so including the butt crack/anal outbreaks.. gie it a day or two see if it clears up if not its probably an outbreak

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MissHope

Yep I get itchy - it's usually a sign an OB is coming so if it persists for more than a day, that's when I get on the valtrex.

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