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I had unprotected sex about 3 days ago and I got a single bump that has no fluid, but has a yellow tint to it when I shine a flashlight on it. I shaved recently before the unprotected sex and had some irritation prior. Is this yellow coloration associated with herpes? Please let me know if you guys think this is herpes? Thanks

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Mike2026

@Scooby2112 Ok so its been a couple of days since this post, no lesions or anything to worry about. But I've been looking into symptoms of herpes and I noticed that pelvic pain, headaches, and back pain are all signs of herpes. I have been experiencing slight penis pain and odd pressure in my pelvic area, as well as lower back pain that I do normally experience and I have also been feeling my lymphnodes in my genital region and they do not seem to be swollen. I have had abnormal headaches. Do you think I have anything to worry about?

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blurneworder
On 10/15/2018 at 9:43 PM, Mike2026 said:

I had unprotected sex about 3 days ago and I got a single bump that has no fluid, but has a yellow tint to it when I shine a flashlight on it. I shaved recently before the unprotected sex and had some irritation prior. Is this yellow coloration associated with herpes? Please let me know if you guys think this is herpes? Thanks

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Looks a bit similar to what I have. People will tell you it’s not herpes because it’s spred out or does not look like herpes, but my doctors are running out of answers/prescriptions to give me.

ive had a host of other symptoms never before felt in my body.

my tests are negative for now. I had a swab yesterday, but I’m not sure if it was an area that will yield anything. It was more a plea of something hurts, please swab this.

its taken me months to get someone to swab me. I recently found out a hospital did not test my blood for HSV even after I requested it. Messed up, huh?

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Mike2026

Ok well the red spots have gone away, do you still have any external symtpoms?

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blurneworder
8 hours ago, Mike2026 said:

Ok well the red spots have gone away, do you still have any external symtpoms?

Yes, the spots show up every day and stay for a day or two.

my lips tingle and always feel like they are chapped.

the skin around my anus is red and itchy all day.

my scrotum is red and itchy 

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Scooby2112

Nothing being described sounds specific to herpes.  

Some of what is being described occur during a primary outbreak but are isolated to that and occur for about a month in conjunction with the outbreak.  Then do not recur with recurrent outbreaks.  

In general I would guess not having it but nothing can be sure other than a swab test.  

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