What to know about genital herpes?


Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease which is not known by many people and this STD causes blisters and herpetic sores which can ooze fluid and can break open during anytime. It is estimated that people can have this STD ranging from the ages of 14 to 49 and there are people who are suffering from this condition. We just know that STD exists but we don’t know how it comes or occurs because we probably don’t know about the causes and therefore we are not able to figure out about how the genital herpes are caused. Some of the common cause of genital herpes are the herpes simplex virus which can be found in the infect fluid of a person’s body that is the semen, the saliva or the vaginal secretions. Now, how do one notice whether he or she is suffering from genital herpes or no? One can probably determine this condition by noticing the symptoms and the symptoms of the genital herpes are as follows –
● The infected site may start to itch.
● Blister will start to appear on your lips, mouth or anywhere else.
● Your lymph glands will start to swell.
● Headaches
● Fever
● Body Aches
● A crust may appear over the sore.
● Ulcers on the face and body
These are some of the symptoms of genital herpes which you will notice and that needs to be cured as early as possible. It is also analysed that if a child is born with genital herpes then are various risks and complications linked to that where they can even face death.

Genital herpes can be diagnosed by the doctor through visual examinations or taking blood tests. Once the doctor diagnosed the problem then it becomes easy to treat it. If genital herpes are left untreated for a long time, then it can have a dangerous impact on the health of the person who is suffering from genital herpes. Therefore it is always advisable to consult the doctor. Your doctor will give you certain medications and home care remedies to treat the genital herpes.

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