oral herpes


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Related to oral herpes: canker sore, Oral thrush, angular cheilitis
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Synonyms for oral herpes

caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1)

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Acyclovir-resistant, foscarnet-sensitive oral herpes simplex type 2 lesion in a patient with AIDS.
If you have oral herpes, you also can transmit the infection to the genital area of a partner during oral-genital sex.
Herpes labialis causes psychosocial stress due to the visibility of oral herpes (Augustin, 2001), and people perceive the outbreaks as annoying and disfiguring (Buske-Kirschbaum et al.
Duke thinks lemon balm could compete favorably with drugs such as Ambien for insomnia, Avirax for oral herpes, Zoloft for depression and Zantac for indigestion.
NEW ORLEANS -- Treatment with once-daily, high-dose valacyclovir caplets significantly decreases the duration and quantity of oral herpes simplex virus-1 shedding associated with recurrent herpes labialis, according to data from a randomized study.
NEW ORLEANS -- Treatment with once-daily, high-dose valacyclovir significantly decreases the duration and quantity of oral herpes simplex virus-1 shedding associated with recurrent herpes labialis, according to data from a randomized study.
Occasionally, oral-to-genital contact may spread oral herpes to the genital area - and vice versa.
Oral herpes usually is caused by herpes simplex virus-1 and induces cold sores around the mouth.
Herpes Simplex 1, often called oral herpes, can be transmitted to mucous membranes, whether they're located in the mouth or genital areas.
Reactivation of oral herpes simplex virus: implications for clinical management of herpes simplex virus recurrence during radiotherapy.
The attack rate was 24% for wrestlers who reported a past history of oral herpes and 38% for wrestlers without a history of oral herpes (relative risk [RR] = 0.
While oral herpes affects the area around the mouth, genital herpes affects area around the genitals.
A vaccine against the herpes-simplex-2 virus, which causes genital herpes, protects some women, provided they haven't had a genital or oral herpes infection before.