29th), I noticed 2 large bumps under
the skin near my anus. They were not itching, but were painful
only when I pressed on them.
2 days later (Aug. 31st), I saw an OB/GYN. She wasn't sure what it was, but she took a culture for yeast and did a test for STDs. Both came back negative, BUT the STD test would have been done too soon to detect herpes -- it takes around 3 months for the body to make antibodies that would appear in a blood test. Prior to Aug.