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What is the difference between herpes zoster and herpes simplex?

Chicken pox & malais. Zoster is chicken pox....Simplex is fever & malaise. Both are childhood diseases. Read more...
HZ vs HSV. HZ (Herpes Zoster) is a common form of cutaneous neuropathic pain is associated with herpes zoster infection. HVS (Herpes simplex virus) is an oral herpes causes cold sores around the mouth or face. Read more...

What is the difference between hepes zoster and herpes simplex?

Shingles vs. herpes. Herpes zoster is shingles, a reactivation of the varicella zoster (chicken pox) virus, generally occurring along the distribution of a peripheral nerve in older people or people with immunosuppression. Herpes simplex is the virus that causes cold sores and genital herpes. Read more...
HZ vs. HVS. HZ (Herpes Zoster) is a common form of cutaneous neuropathic pain is associated with herpes zoster infection. HVS (Herpes simplex virus) is an oral herpes causes cold sores around the mouth or face. Read more...
Different Viruses. Herpes zoster is same virus which causes Chicken Pox and also called Varicella Virus Herpes Simplex type 2 causes genital Herpes and Type1 mostly causes cold sores and sometime causs genital Herpes. Read more...