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    What are these lumps? Herpes?
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    An_252456 posted:
    I have had the for a few years and thought they were normal because i have only had a couple of partners all clean that I'am confidently sure are clean. I recently saw photos of herpes and are wondering if this is possibly it!
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    elle0317 responded:
    Herpes sores do stay for a few years, a few weeks for the first outbreak and maybe 1 week for the reoccurances. I can't open your picture, but we do not attempt to diagnose people over an internet board, the best thing to do is go see a Dr for testing.
     
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    mrfuzz303 replied to elle0317's response:
    What is happening when you try to open the photo? I know but the bumps are always there and I have never had any pain the bumps never change.
     
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    elle0317 replied to mrfuzz303's response:
    There is just an X on your where your photo is supposed to be, can't even click on it.
     
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    mrfuzz303 replied to elle0317's response:
    What site works to upload files? Ill try to fix it
     
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    mrfuzz303 replied to mrfuzz303's response:
    I think it's fixed


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