yes Viral It is a virus. Genitial herpes is caused by a virus called Herpes Simplex. Virus. One of the many herpes strains. NO herpes caused by a virus called herpes simplex virus or HSV. No genital herpes is caused… Full Answer
I think you meant herpes simplex virus. Herpes simplex virus 1 produces most cold sores. Herpes simplex virus 2 produces most genital herpes. Examples of herpes are watery blisters in the skin or mucous membranes of the lips, mouth or… Full Answer
Herpes is a contagious infection that's caused by the herpes simplex virus. One type of the virus - herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV1) - can lead to cold sores around the mouth. An infection of herpes simplex virus type… Full Answer
Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus. No doubt you've heard of "herpes" before, but don't jump ahead of yourself. There are actually two types of herpes simplex virus, "type 1" and "type 2." Type 1 herpes simplex… Full Answer
Herpes simplex type 1 is one of the subtypes of the herpes simplex virus. Herpes type 1 can infect any area of the skin, including the genitals. Genital herpes describes the site of a herpes infection. It can be caused… Full Answer
It's called herpes simplex not herpes complex. There's no such thing as herpes complex. There's only two types of herpes simplex, herpes simplex type 1 and herpes simplex type 2. Herpes simplex is a non curable virus that causes pain… Full Answer
Herpes simplex virus includes herpes type 1 and herpes type 2. Both of these viruses can infect any part of the body, including the mouth and genitals. Herpes 2 is, in fact, a subtype of herpes simplex.