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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 o
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what is the herpes Zoster virus?

A: the herpes zoster virus cause of chicken pox, a common childhood disease that is marked with red, itchy sores, fever, and pain. This virus is transmitted by skin contact and is very contagious. It is quite common for one child to spread the herpes simplex virus to an entire class of other children, simply through skin contact. Once the initial chicken pox infection passes, the virus remains dormant in the body.
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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....


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what is the herpes virus?

A: the herpes virus, also called herpes simplex, refers to two very similar viruses that infect humans. these viruses reside in the nervous system, meaning that they are nearly impossible to completely eradicate. herpes simplex virus one (HSV-1) is most commonly associated with outbreaks on the face, called fever blisters or cold sores, while its relative, HSV-2, usually presents as sores in the genital areas. Outbreaks of the
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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...


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My daughter has herpes simplex virus, can she also have mono at the same time?

A: Yes, it is possible to have multiple viral diseases. Blood tests at the doctor''s office can identify what is wrong with your daughter. Of course she can. which simplex? 1 or 2. simplex 1 is like a cold sore. simplex 2 is like the genital kind. Which one does she have and then maybe you could find out by looking that one up on the web. I think when you have cold like symptoms...that is not good. A doctor could answer this...


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what is Labial herpes?

A: Labial herpes is an infection of the lip by the herpes simplex virus. It is characterized by inflammation of the affected area, followed by painful, fluid-filled blisters on the lip. People who suffer from the disease carry the herpes simplex virus for life, and it is dormant when there are no symptoms. It is also possible for people to carry
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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...


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what is the Cause Of Genital herpes?

A: Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the herpes virus. It is spread through contact with another person who has herpes, either through oral sex or sexual intercourse. herpes can not be spread by contact with a toilet seat used by an infected person. the first infection is usually the worst with less severe subsequent outbreaks. It is caused by either the HSV-1 or HSV-2

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what is the Cause Of Genital herpes?

A: Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the herpes virus. It is spread through contact with another person who has herpes, either through oral sex or sexual intercourse. herpes can not be spread by contact with a toilet seat used by an infected person. the first infection is usually the worst with less severe subsequent outbreaks. It is caused by either the HSV-1 or HSV-2

 
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