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Painful, oozing spots on labia minora. Swelling. No STI. Any ideas?

Hi. I have a few small spots on labia minora which ooze a bit and are extremely painful and have caused swelling in the area. After they pop they look like small white ulcers and cause pain for a week or so. I get them every few months. I was tested for sti s and got the all clear when I was pregnant lat year. Any ideas?
Asked On : Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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From the information that you have given It looks like you are having Genital Herpes.Although you have specified that you were tested 1 yr back for STI,I still suspect by the history that you are having recurrent Genital Herpes and this can be treated effectively with acyclovir/valacyclovir tablets .In your best interest,I suggest you to consult your gynecologist to rule out the probability.

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Answered: Thu, 18 Apr 2013
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