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herpes simplex type 1

A: herpes HSV 1 is a form of infectious disease that can be caused due to a viral infection. There is no cure for this and prevention is the only to make sure that you don''t get infected. Cold sores and painful blisters around the mouth are the most common signs of this disease. These sores can be extremely painful and they burst open after a while. Regular bouts of sores can be seen in those who have this problem. Generally, the effects die down after a while and it becomes bearable. A tingling sensation and numbness is the main symptom of herpes. @Nidhi herpes simplex -1 is commonly referred to as cold sores or fever blisters. It is a viral...


herpes simplex type 2

A: This is a common problem and many people in around the world face it. The risk of this disease is multiplied if one has multiple sex partners. During the first few weeks of the infection there will be no noticeable symptoms. But once the symptoms appear they will last for several weeks. Sores and infections near the affected area is one of the main symptoms. This can cause itching and irritation around the genital region. Fever and muscle aches may also occur during the initial period of infection. Chances of recurring infection is quite high but the symptoms are usually much milder. @Ruchi herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) is usually sexually transmitted. Symptoms include genital ulcers or sores. Other symptoms include: enlarged lymph nodes...


tell me the etiology of herpes simplex virus 1

A: http://www.healthcentral.com/genital-herpes/ This link will let you read up on type 1 and type 2 herpes....

Is the herpes simplex virus 1 & 2 in my semen?

A: 2 Mar 2012 Yes, if there are active lesions within the urethra, the virus can be transferred via semen. Votes:+0CommentVote upReportSearch for questionsStill looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question. Search:Similar questionsherpes Zoster - If you have oral sex with someone who has a cold sore, is it the same virus that is?... genital herpes? 1 answer • 18 Dec 2009 • herpes simplex - I THINK I AM AFFECTED BY herpes VIRUS. FIRST I FEEL ITCHI AROUND MY PENIS AND AFTER... That it become sore. Can I use zovirax cream to treat...


Once is enough for herpes simplex Virus 1 (HSV1)

A: Dear herpes 1 Once is Enough, For a person who has had herpes cold sores from herpes simplex virus1 (HSV1), it is unlikely for HSV1 to be transmitted to the genitals throughoral sex. Having been infected with HSV1, the immune system has alreadymanufactured, and kept on reserve, antibodies to this virus. Thus, whenthe virus is encountered again, the immune system is already well acquaintedwith its enemy and can initiate a quick and efficient counterattack. Onthe other hand, for someone who has never had herpes cold sores before,infection with...


What Is the Most Common Treatment for herpes simplex?

A: The herpes simplex virus can manifest as painful blisters and open lesions on the genitals or face. The virus cannot be cured, and infected people often suffer from occasional outbreaks throughout their lives. Certain measures can be taken, however, to reduce the likelihood of frequent episodes and lessen the healing time of active sores. Using a topical antiviral cream during an outbreak is the most common treatment for herpes simplex, but persistent problems may require daily oral medications to suppress the virus. There are two primary forms of herpes simplex. type 1 generally results in...


herpes simplex 1 in Children

A: Hello Tbkele, herpes simplex type 1 can be contracted by oral or genital contact. There is no such thing as "genital herpes simplex 1" per se. Either herpes simplex type 1 (usually the oral variety) and herpes simplex type 2 (usually the genital variety) can occur at either location. Where the virus first enters, the signs of infection-- the blisters & rash-- develop. It is highly likely that the toddler may have been in contact with


Tested Positive for herpes simplex 1, What To Do?

A: chop ure dick off Taken directly from: http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_body/skin_stuff/cold_sores.html Maybe you''ve heard of a fever blister a cold sore is the same thing. They''re pretty common and lots of people get them. So what exactly are cold sores and what causes them? What''s a Cold Sore? Cold sores, which are small and somewhat painful blisters that usually show up on or around a person''s lips, are caused by the herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1). But they don''t just show up on the lips. They can sometimes be inside the mouth, on the face, or even inside or on the nose. These places are the most common, but sores can appear anywhere on the body, including the genital area. Genital...


What is the herpes simplex Virus?

A: herpes simplex virus (HSV) encompasses two viruses that are related and both belong to the herpes virus group, which is much more extensive. Other herpes viruses include those that cause illnesses like chickenpox. Typically, herpes simplex virus conjures up images of either having genital herpes or repeated sores, and causes for these may be HSV II or I. Some people infected with herpes simplex virus may have both viruses, and others have just one. HSV II is most commonly associated with the recurrent development of blisters or sores on the genitals, while HSV I is...

What are natural treatments for the herpes simplex Virus?

A: Smoking will have a negative effect on your herpes simplex. Though it may not be directly linked to outbreaks, stress is...and cigarettes certainly don''t help. I know you are looking for natural treatments, but i just wanted to briefly recommend Abreva, a non-perscription cold sore medication. It works wonders. Not only does it reduce th cold sore in size, but it will help it heal quicker. The one downfall is that the tiny little tube is quite pricey. As for home remedies, you should give tea tree oil a shot. Its a natural oil that is known to have healing properties. Just place a few dabs on with a cotton swab. It has a slightly minty taste that should tingle and relieve. Warm compresses work as well. Another remedy is called Manuka...

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