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Does herpetic whitlow present as a single lesion, no redness, no pain, w/ dots inside? When do redness and vesicles show up after first signs of inf.?

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Dr. Norman Levine
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In brief: Herpetic whitlow

Herpetic whitlow is almost always painful and is always red, at least at its onset.
Thee are usually blisters (vesicles) within a few days of the onset.

In brief: Herpetic whitlow

Herpetic whitlow is almost always painful and is always red, at least at its onset.
Thee are usually blisters (vesicles) within a few days of the onset.
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