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Descriptor English:   Herpes Simplex 
Descriptor Spanish:   Herpes Simple 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Herpes Simples 
Synonyms English:   Herpes Simplex Virus Infection  
Tree Number:   C01.925.256.466.382
Definition English:   A group of acute infections caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 or type 2 that is characterized by the development of one or more small fluid-filled vesicles with a raised erythematous base on the skin or mucous membrane. It occurs as a primary infection or recurs due to a reactivation of a latent infection. (Dorland, 27th ed.) 
Indexing Annotation English:   note Cat C; caused by Simplexvirus (also called Herpes simplex virus & Herpesvirus hominis)
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
TM transmission UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   6720 
Unique Identifier:   D006561 

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