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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Herpes simplex: The name of the virus is herpes simplex. Type 1 usually causes cold sores on the lips. Type 2 usually causes genital herpes. However, herpes virus is ... Read More
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Herpes: If you have herpes 1 and 2 you should have two test results, not just one. If there is one then something is wrong and it is impossible to guess which ... Read More
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Dr. Nancy Mellow
43 years experience Internal Medicine
No medication needed: It means that you have been exposed or infected in the past with herpes simplex virus. Some tests will specify which type (1 or 2) . It means that y ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
Herpes simplex: Herpes is typically described as a crop or cluster of vesicles. The vesicles usually have a clear fluid in the center of the bump and are painful or i ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Herpes B: Among the nonhuman-primate herpesviruses, only herpes b virus is clearly able to cause disease in humans. The disease usually has a devastating infect ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Good question: The body's defense systems combats infection to eradicate from the human body, a complex interaction between the host (the body) and the invading orgs ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Virus family: Herpes is a family of viruses characterized by small blister-like (vesicles) rash & by staying in the body until triggered again. Most common ones are ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adolfo Fernandez-Obregon
42 years experience Dermatology
Virus infection: Herpes is a family of various viruses that can be responsible for different diseases. Herpes simplex causes the typical cold or fever blister on the l ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
A family of viruses: Herpes simplex virus type 1 usually causes cold sores on the lips. Type 2 usually causes genital herpes. However, herpes virus is an equal opportunity ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
A family of viruses: Herpes simplex virus type 1 usually causes cold sores on the lips. Type 2 usually causes genital herpes. However, herpes virus is an equal opportunity ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
Painful ulcers: Genital herpes is a viral infection that most commonly presents w/ painful sores or ulcers in the genital area (boxer short distribution). Outbreak ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
8 in humans: There are 25 known herpes viruse, 8 of which infect humans. The types are: 1, cold sores; 2 genital herpes; ebv mononucleosis; CMV causes retinitis in ... Read More
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