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kylee

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kylee

I am thinking I might be having my second ob break but I am very unsure I have HSV1 and my intial ob break was horrible. I am feelign very tired and my throat is starting to hust I some how got strep along with my ob the first time. Has anyone else had anyother symptoms besides tingling etc. like a sore throat or just plain sick feeling?

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baffled07

Yes, recently when I had an ob I had a sore throat and I saw a red spot on my throat...it was also hard to swallow. Prior to that...I never put the 2 together....the only reason I know for sure this time that it was an ob is bc I gave my partner genital herpes....I wasn't sick until AFTER we were together though...so I must have been in the "shedding" stage prior to the ob....a couple of days before we were togther I felt kind of tired and sick..which I feel like a lot..low-grade fever, chills...and it doesn't last very long..so looking back I think it was an ob...

You won't know for sure unless you get tested..they can do a blood test to be certain.

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Dakota Blue

It's really common to experience flu like symptoms during an OB. In fact the first OB i ever had i was sic for two weeks. Like really sic.... and now i notice that every time i have an OB it tends to make me tired and feverish even nauseated sometimes.

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