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Disease Herpes Simplex

Name Herpes Simplex
Definition A group of acute infections caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 or type 2 that is characterized by the development of one or more small fluid-filled vesicles with a raised erythematous base on the skin or mucous membrane. It occurs as a primary infection or recurs due to a reactivation of a latent infection. (Dorland, 27th ed.)
Categories Skin disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D006561
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references DNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Herpesviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Herpes Simplex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Herpes Simplex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Herpes Simplex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Herpes Simplex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Febrile Ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann disease
  Herpes Genitalis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Herpes Labialis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Kaposi Varicelliform Eruption
View node Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Neonatal herpes
  Stomatitis, Herpetic