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Herpesvirus: Introduction

A related group of viruses that can cause infection in humans. For example the HSV-1 virus causes oral herpes, HSV-2 causes genital herpes, VZV causes chickenpox and shingles and HHV-8 causes Kaposi sarcoma. ...more »

Symptoms of Herpesvirus

  • Range of possible symptoms depending on the specific virus involved.
  • Cold sores and its symptoms
  • Genital herpes and its symptoms
  • Chickenpox and its symptoms
  • Shingles and its symptoms
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Herpesvirus

  • Treatment of herpes is dependant upon the site and severity of the infection, as well as other factors related to the patient such as whether the patient is immunocompromised (HIV, chemotherapy, other medications) Treatments include:
    • Topical therapy - for oral/facial herpes and genital herpes
      • Idoxiuridine 0.5% preparations
      • Povidine-iodine 10% preparations
      • Topical acyclovir cream
  • more treatments...»

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Herpesvirus: Deaths

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Types of Herpesvirus

Causes of Herpesvirus

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More information about Herpesvirus

  1. Herpesvirus: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths

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