Herpes is the virus that can affect both the mouth and the genitals. However, oral herpes and the genital herpes are the most common forms of the herpes infection. The most common indicators of herpes is red, sensitive skin that develops sores or blisters.
Other indications of genital herpes include:
• Muscle aches
• Lower back pain
• A weeping vesicular eruption in the vagina or on the penis
• Swollen lymph glands
• Vaginal or penis discharge
• Burning sensation in the genitals