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Congenital herpes simplex

Congenital herpes simplex: Introduction

Congenital herpes simplex: An infant born with a herpes simplex infection transmitted through the mother. The infection may be localized or involve various internal organs and even the central nervous system in which case death can occur. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital herpes simplex is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital herpes simplex

Treatments for Congenital herpes simplex

  • Treatment of neonatal herpes requires intensive inpatient care. Treatment includes:
  • Antiviral therapy - usually intravenous with agents such as acyclovir
  • Supportive therapy - intravenous fluids, management of seizures etc
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Causes of Congenital herpes simplex

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