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Would love any advice on if these symptoms seem like hsv  or if anyone else has had consistent negative testing yet present with intense symptoms. Doctors I have seen do not think it is hsv. But cannot give me any other explanation. 

Had sex in 11/8 and symptoms started 11/15 and have wavered in intensity and changed yet been consistent through out the last 5 months.

Initial symptoms: vaginal itching, thick white discharge, anal itching, two tears in labia. Doctor thought it could be yeast was treated and with no change to my symptoms. 

Following symptoms: chills, body aches, smooth bumps that burned slightly on buttock, headaches, nerve pain in hands and feet as well as wrist. Constipation and numbness on clit. Watery/bubbly discharge even though no internal lesions were present. Also had grey discharge for one day.

Next symptoms: burning sensation, tingling, cooling sensation in groin, back thighs, and buttocks. which has continued for the last 4 months with little relief. Also raw and irritated feeling in thighs and labia area. discharge goes from a sticky whiteish consistency to a thick white consistency. 

Symptoms on mouth: tingling, burning, splitting, and tears on  one side of lip. These seems appear off and on occasionally. 

The most intense symptoms of all is the nerve pain. It feels like I cant escape it. And it is the main symptoms that leads me to believe I have hsv

I have had no noticeable lesions, blisters or coldsores. 

Has been negative for yeast, BV, and other stds. 

Tears were swab with a viral culture: negative. 

IgG test at 2 weeks, 5 weeks, 12 weeks 18 weeks: negative. 

I have had the western blot kit sent to me, just worried about finding a doctor that will agree to sign the paperwork. Planning to get the WB to give me answers. 

Partner refused to get tested for HSV and claims he is clean which makes me even more suspicious. 

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These are similar to my symptoms back in 2016-2018. I had some oral lesions but never got them swabbed because I couldn't see my doctor at that time. I stopped getting blood tests and never got the western blot. Hopefully the WB will give you more answers. 

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17 hours ago, ohno35 said:

These are similar to my symptoms back in 2016-2018. I had some oral lesions but never got them swabbed because I couldn't see my doctor at that time. I stopped getting blood tests and never got the western blot. Hopefully the WB will give you more answers. 

Did you ever get a confirmed diagnosis? Did you find a way to manage your symptoms? 

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23 hours ago, Elleohelle said:

Would love any advice on if these symptoms seem like hsv  or if anyone else has had consistent negative testing yet present with intense symptoms. Doctors I have seen do not think it is hsv. But cannot give me any other explanation. 

Had sex in 11/8 and symptoms started 11/15 and have wavered in intensity and changed yet been consistent through out the last 5 months.

Initial symptoms: vaginal itching, thick white discharge, anal itching, two tears in labia. Doctor thought it could be yeast was treated and with no change to my symptoms. 

Following symptoms: chills, body aches, smooth bumps that burned slightly on buttock, headaches, nerve pain in hands and feet as well as wrist. Constipation and numbness on clit. Watery/bubbly discharge even though no internal lesions were present. Also had grey discharge for one day.

Next symptoms: burning sensation, tingling, cooling sensation in groin, back thighs, and buttocks. which has continued for the last 4 months with little relief. Also raw and irritated feeling in thighs and labia area. discharge goes from a sticky whiteish consistency to a thick white consistency. 

Symptoms on mouth: tingling, burning, splitting, and tears on  one side of lip. These seems appear off and on occasionally. 

The most intense symptoms of all is the nerve pain. It feels like I cant escape it. And it is the main symptoms that leads me to believe I have hsv

I have had no noticeable lesions, blisters or coldsores. 

Has been negative for yeast, BV, and other stds. 

Tears were swab with a viral culture: negative. 

IgG test at 2 weeks, 5 weeks, 12 weeks 18 weeks: negative. 

I have had the western blot kit sent to me, just worried about finding a doctor that will agree to sign the paperwork. Planning to get the WB to give me answers. 

Partner refused to get tested for HSV and claims he is clean which makes me even more suspicious. 

Hey there.  A noted HSV Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield has stated several times that symptoms absent visible lesions is not much concern for herpes.  Continue to talk with your providers as there may be something else going on but the good news its most likely not HSV.

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7 hours ago, Elleohelle said:

Did you ever get a confirmed diagnosis? Did you find a way to manage your symptoms? 

I stopped testing eventually so I did not receive a diagnosis. I'm thinking of getting a WB for peace of mind.

The symptoms just went away eventually. Reducing stress helped, so stress may have been the cause of the symptoms, or it was causing the infection to be more severe. I'm still not sure.

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