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What bacteria/viruses cause herpes simplex?

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Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology

In brief: Virus

There are two types of herpes viruses that are most common.
Type one causes cold sores and the 2nd types causes genital herpes, although in this day pf different sexual mores the. Two can be interchangeable.

In brief: Virus

There are two types of herpes viruses that are most common.
Type one causes cold sores and the 2nd types causes genital herpes, although in this day pf different sexual mores the. Two can be interchangeable.
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