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Ingrown hair or herpes

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Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Hello Doc, I often get ingrown hairs on my penis shaft. This time, I have one that looked different ... redness around a usual ingrown hair spot. It wasn't a watery blister , but it was red and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

is this razer burn bumps , ingrown hair or is it herpes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rohit Batra MD

. Im not sure if its an ingrown hair or a herpes lesion? ... medical history, no history of herpes or stds. I shave my pubic hairs, with the last time I shaved being ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohit Batra ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

is this herpes or ingrown hair/ folliculitis . it's not that painful just a bit tender ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Binod Kumar Pati MD

Can I send you a photo of my pubic area so you can examine it for herpes? I noticed a small red pimple like bump on my pubic area. I can t tell if it is an ingrown hair, pimple, or herpes?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binod Kumar Pati ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

. They don t come in clusters. They also appear oo the inner thigh. Can this b herpes? There some what ... a infected hair bumb was treated with antibiotics an warm compress it busrt an went away. Do herpes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Prasad MD

) the doctor examined my area and in shock said he was 80% positive I had Herpes .. I had a few bumps which I have had before, but thought they were simply ingrown hairs. I have been with the same... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Suman Kumar MD

now. could this have been herpes or just an ingrown hair? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr.  Shanmugapriya MD

PUSS CAME OUT. IT IS STILL TENDER AND SORE AND STILL FEEL HARD. IS IT A INGROWN HAIR BUMP, PIMPLE , OR A HERPE. PLEASE HELP. ALSO BETWEEN MY LEGS IT IS SO DARK. IS IT BECAUSE IM A LITTLE BIG ARE... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanmugapriya ( Dermatologist)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

, so I am thinking it may just be an ingrown hair, but I have had ingrown hairs down there before and it looks a little bit different. Is there any other options of what it may be other than an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,Madam.Ingrown hair can be due to abnormal hair follicular growth pattern,whereas herpes reflects a contagious sexually transmitted infection.Incase of documented herpes,you need drug therapy...

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

Yes it is most probably an infected ingrown hair.

Dr. Anand M I MD

hello madam, do get it examined by a gynaecologist and get your self diagnosed of your condition