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herpes simples, herpes labialis, or herpes gigngivitis.
Herpes is a type of virus which cause disease in humans like encephalitis by herps zooster virus, genital herpes by Herpesviridae
The condition commonly known as "herpes," referring to sores on the mouth or genitals, is caused by the Herpes simplex virus, or HSV. The are other forms of the virus, such as Herpes zoster, that cause lesions on other parts of the body.
Virus is herpes simplex virus type 2 for genital herpes and type 1 for oral herpes.
Shingles, which is a form of herpes is caused by chicken pox virus.
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What causes herpes?

Herpes is caused by the virus HSV-1 and HSV-2. The most common are HSV type 1 & 2. a virus Being infected with the virus causes herpes. Herpes is caused by a virus. Genital he

What type of pathogen is herpes?

Herpes is a family of viruses that include cold sores, warts, and genital herpes. HSV or Herpes Simplex Virus. There are many types and they cause a variety of conditions from

Can genital herpes cause oral herpes?

Herpes is categorized as Type 1 or Type 2. It is possible to have a type 1 or type 2 virus genitally and spread it to the oral cavity that will cause "fever blisters" and sore

Can herpes whitlow cause genital herpes?

  Yes it certainly can. I have been on Valtrex with no symptoms for ten years. I have never passed on Herpes to any of my partners through sexual intercourse - ever. To my

Herpes pathogen can enter the body how?

Herpes Simplex Virus travels through tiny breaks in the skin or mucous membranes in the mouth or genital areas. Even microscopic abrasions on mucous membranes are sufficient t

Can herpes 1 cause herpes 2?

HSV-1 can cause genital herpes, but most cases of genital herpes are caused by herpes type 2. In HSV-2, the infected person may have sores around the genitals or rectum. Altho

How does the herpes pathogen get in the body?

Herpes Virus travels through tiny breaks in the skin or mucous membranes in the mouth or genital areas. Even microscopic abrasions on mucous membranes are sufficient to allow

What do pathogens cause?

Disease. The word means literally that in Greek. The prefix "patho-" means disease as in the word pathology (the study of disease). The suffix "-gen" means create/begin/genera

What type of pathogen causes genital herpes?

A virus. However, very few outbreaks or sores thought to be caused by the herpes virus actually test positive for the herpes virus. If a sore or outbreak does not test positiv

What pathogen causes Herpes II?

Herpes II is caused by herpes simplex virus type 2. This virus may affect skin on any part of the body, including the oral and genital areas.

Can herpes zoster cause genital herpes?

No genital herpes and herpes zooster are slightly different types of herpes. Herpes zooster causes chicken pox and it can cause shingles later in life. If you contracted chick