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Dr. D. Love
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Category: Dermatology
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Experience:  Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.
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Ok, so 4 days ago i noticed some bumps on my, i thought it

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Ok, so 4 days ago i noticed some bumps on my butt, i thought it could be acne/pimples, or maybe some type of reacation from my blankets since i fell asleep naked the night before on recently washed blankets. They don't itch and they're not painful. I took a picture to take a better look at them and im starting to think it couuld be herpes. /:
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 9 months ago.

Hi and thanks for the query,

I can help you better if you upload picture of the lesions.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Not sure if they uploaded, Did you get them?
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 9 months ago.

The other expert has opted out.

No, there are no pictures that have uploaded or attached.

Could you try to attach them again?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Ok
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 9 months ago.

Yes, the pictures successfully uploaded this time.

This does have an appearance of an early herpes outbreak, and if the sores develop into ulcers over the next couple days, it would be characteristic for a herpes infection.

The usual treatment for herpes would be an antiviral medicine, such as Valtrex, but it would require seeing your doctor to obtain a prescription for these medicines.

If I can provide any additional information, please let me know.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Ahhh.. ok thank you im going to go get it checked out then.
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 9 months ago.

You are most welcome.