Conditions InDepth: Genital Herpes
- Herpes simplex type 1 virus (HSV-1)
- Herpes simplex type 2 virus (HSV-2)
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- Reviewer: David Horn, MD
- Review Date: 05/2014 -
- Update Date: 05/17/2014 -
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