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Hi Im 25 years old and as far as I know never had herpes or

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Hi I'm 25 years old and as far as I know never had herpes or even an outbreak. However the past 4 days I changed my diet and started working out and sweating a lot more. Chaffing too from walking I think. So I was just curious if this looks like herpes to you or something else
http://i.imgur.com/KdJH0qV.jpg

DR HASAN :

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DR HASAN :

Do you have any burning feeling there?

DR HASAN :

Any fever?

Customer:

No but it burns if I rub it or when I'm walking

DR HASAN :

Have you had any unprotected sex recently or in past?

Customer:

I have ecen tly and in the past but my recent partner dpes not have it. I'm not sure about previous partners amd this is the first time in 25 Years it has happened

DR HASAN :

Thanks a lot for your input.

DR HASAN :

I am sorry to hear about your problem but would like to reassure you that this is not herpes.

DR HASAN :

This just looks like simple dermatitis.

DR HASAN :

This is secondary to sweating.

Customer:

Are you sure? Wjat do you think it is?

Customer:

That makes me feel a lot better lol

DR HASAN :

Yes quite sure because herpes present with blister formation.

DR HASAN :

This is just area of redness and not uncommon.

Customer:

Is there anything you could recommend for it?

DR HASAN :

In such cases OTC tab claritin and application of OTC 1% hydrocortisone twice daily is required and in few days you will be ok.

DR HASAN :

Try not to rub it.

DR HASAN :

But with use of medicines you will feel relief from itching you have.

DR HASAN :

Moreover wear loose under garments.

Customer:

Alright thank you so much. I thought it may have been herpes but its hard to tell since the pimples are not that large lol

DR HASAN :

:) yes you are right. Actually your picture has helped a lot and i am quite confident that this is not herpes and you will be fine soon with medicines.

DR HASAN :

Any question?

Customer:

Nope. That is all. Thank you veryy much!

DR HASAN :

You are most welcome. I wish you good luck that you get well soon, please ask if you have any question because our discussion always remains open so you can always ask more till you are satisfied, You can click the smiley to rate the answer. You can come back here to ask anything even after you have rated the answer. I will be glad to help you always.

Customer:

AlrAlright I surely will. Thank you for your time and have a great day!

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