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I get herpes simplex infection on finger, please tell me the treatment. I want to be a surgeon?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology

In brief: Whitlow

That variant is called herpes whitlow, and it's treated the same way as other variants - with valacyclovir or famciclovir.
Topical medications are ineffective.

In brief: Whitlow

That variant is called herpes whitlow, and it's treated the same way as other variants - with valacyclovir or famciclovir.
Topical medications are ineffective.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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