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I recieved oral from a with chaffed skin on my penis 1 month

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I recieved oral from a prostitute with chaffed skin on my penis 1 month 1/2 ago, I've been to many Drs and had some bumps swabbed that came back negative and got full std panel that showed I had an NGU that's all, I haven't had any blisters on my penis just some single little cysts with white puss in them the dr said they aren't herpes , but I'm gonna insert a picture I took about two weeks after the encounter on my thigh it's really scaring me it really looks like herpes, the girl had no active sores during the time and had none when I saw her a week later , because I asked her to meet me to see if she'd ever had a cold sore and she said no but she has a sibling who does , I'm really afraid I'm getting a blood test at the end of the month. Please look at this picture :( I've also had a lot of jumping nerves and stuff in my legs
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 18 days ago.

Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 18 days ago.

Can you upload a picture of the lesions?

Have they changed at all since you first noticed them
Do you have any other symptoms?

What blood test do you have scheduled for the end of the month?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I included the photo
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I have twitching muscles in thighs , and stress and anxiety and every time I go to the er in fear they tell me I have folliculitus, and give me antibiotic
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
They didn't hurt I didn't even know they were there, they looked like pimples at first then had dry skin?
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 18 days ago.

Thank you for that additional information and the picture.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Ok I've decided to go ahead to the dr in the morning again but what do you think doc? How likely
Is it if she had no active symptoms , ?
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 18 days ago.

Those look like Molluscum contagiosum. It does not look like herpes in the picture.

Here is an excellent article from a highly respected source that you might find helpful:

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Dr. Rick MD FACS

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Well ok I'll tip and all, so why doesn't it look like herpes and if she had no symptoms how likely is it? My dr said not likely , but I know about viral shedding, and I had the chaffed skin on penis so it's ahold chance :/
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 18 days ago.

That is not what herpes looks like.......

I agree with your MD: It is very unlikely from what you have posted, including your picture, that you caught herpes. Herpes does not need a break in the skin to infect you so the chaffing of your penile skin doesn't really figure into your risk.

Make sense?

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Dr. Rick MD FACS

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