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Adeel Arshad

Authored on 24 January 2024 by Adeel Arshad,

Reviewed 24 January 2024 by Dr Ruch Karunadasa.

What is Genital Herpes - GPT?

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). It is a highly contagious infection that can be spread through direct contact with the genitals, anus, or mouth of an infected individual.

Symptoms of Genital Herpes?

Symptoms of genital herpes can vary depending on the individual and the type of virus that is causing the infection. Some people may have no symptoms at all, while others may experience painful blisters or sores on the genitals or around the mouth. Other symptoms of genital herpes can include fever, body aches, and swollen lymph nodes.

Genital Herpes treatments

Treatment for genital herpes typically involves the use of antiviral medications to reduce the severity and duration of outbreaks. These medications can help to reduce the risk of transmitting the virus to others and can also help to relieve symptoms like pain and itching.

In addition to medication, individuals with genital herpes may need to take steps to prevent spreading the infection to others. This can include avoiding sexual contact during outbreaks, using condoms consistently and correctly, and avoiding touching the sores.

It is important to see a healthcare provider if you suspect you have genital herpes in order to receive a proper diagnosis and treatment. While there is no cure for genital herpes, prompt treatment can help to manage the condition and prevent complications.

Overall, genital herpes is a common STI that can cause unpleasant symptoms and increase the risk of transmitting other infections. By understanding the symptoms and seeking appropriate medical care, individuals can effectively manage and prevent the spread of this infection.

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