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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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I am worried I have herpes. I can’t seem to find an

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I am worried I have herpes.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I can’t seem to find an appointment. So no.
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: Don’t think so.
What exactly is your question please?
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I have small pimples around my vulva area. I am worried it is herpes as it is painful and sore. I have not had genital herpes before

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Customer: replied 13 days ago.
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Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I suffer with coldsores so I am familiar with the virus but never had genital herpes before.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
The spots are painful. I have only had these Symptoms for about 2 days
Not herpes--folliculitis

Applying antiseptic liquid twice a day for a week will clear it up