Herpes Care

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Genital Herpes

A form of sexually transmitted infection cause by the Herpes simplex virus

Oral Herpes

A common infection cause by Herpes simplex virus

Ocular Herpes

Herpes infection affecting the eyes

What is Herpes?

Herpes is a common easily transmittable viral infection. It causes oral herpes also called cold sores and genital herpes called genital sores.

Herpes simplex is easily transmitted by direct contact with a lesion or the body fluid of an infected person.

Helpful tips about Herpes Infection

To date there is there is no HSV vaccine that protects against herpes infection and there is no cure for the infection
HSV vaccine?
Herpes can make you more susceptible to HIV infection and can increase the risk of transmission of HIV
HSV and HIV
Patients with genital Herpes infection should avoid exposure of susceptible partners to the genital area at that time
HSV Transmission
Condom use has been associated with 50 per cent decrease risk of transmission of genital herpes infection
HSV Prevention

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