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It is very easy to tell if it is something else.
It gets swabbed and sent to the lab.
If that swab is positive for herpes [hsv] which is what valtrex treats, then that is it.
If it is not positive, the lab test will help show what it is.
It should be checked for herpes and also sent to pathology to look at the cells.
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