Genital Herpes

Genital herpes is a long-term condition with most individuals having recurrences. Most cases of genital herpes are caused by infection by the herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).

Genital Herpes

Symptoms:

The first attack of genital herpes can cause several different symptoms including:

  1. Painful red blisters that burst to leave open scores around your genitals, rectum, thighs and buttocks.
  2. Pain when you past out urine.
  3. Blisters inside the vagina.
  4. Vaginal discharge in women.
  5. Aches and pains

Getting tested:

It’s treatment can be effective if started early and can reduce the severity of an attack.