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Can you get a herpes lesion on your testicles? Underneath

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Can you get a herpes lesion on your testicles? Underneath away from your penis? I wore a condom and its been about 3 weeks ago and I notices some bumps today about 3. That I scratched. Is there a blood test I can take out there to know for sure?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 1 year ago.

Yes. It is possible to get herpes there. You can get a blood test and a culture of the lesion to evaluate for herpes. You should consider seeing a urologist for an exam of you had sex with a new partner that you are concerned about. Hope this helps.