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Herpes or misdiagnosis??

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  • Posted By: eddy411
  • September 21, 2008
  • 10:06 PM

2 years ago i developed red, oozing sores on my penis and the Dr. took a swab but was 95% sure it was herpes just from the visual. When i call to the the results all i was told was "positive", herpes was not specifically mentioned. I have not had the sores anymore but my penis is still sensitive all of the time and i feel a burning sensation most days. Just wondering how common misdiagnosis is and if i should get a second test to confirm.

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