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Herpes

Oct 15, 2017 Issue
A Burning Red Rash [Photo Quiz]

A man presented with a painful rash that began on his left chest and spread to his left back. There are no lesions anywhere else on his body.


Jun 15, 2017 Issue
Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes Infection [Putting Prevention into Practice]

C.D. is a 23-year-old woman who presents to your office for her first prenatal visit. She is in the eighth week of her first pregnancy. She tested negative for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) two years ago, and she has not had a new sex partner since that time. Although she reports no symptom...


Jun 15, 2017 Issue
Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes Infection: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]

The USPSTF recommends against routine serologic screening for genital herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection in asymptomatic adolescents and adults, including those who are pregnant.


Jun 1, 2016 Issue
Genital Herpes: A Review [Article]

Review the typical manifestations of genital herpes, the potential complications of infection, and the benefits of type-specific testing. Episodic, suppressive, and prophylactic treatment is also discussed.


Jun 15, 2014 Issue
Infant with Diaper Rash and White Bumps [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Dec 1, 2013 Issue
Facial Palsy in a 38-Year-Old Man [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Jan 15, 2013 Issue
Painful Red Eye [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Nov 15, 2012 Issue
Widespread Tender Hemorrhagic Patches on the Breast [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Jan 15, 2012 Issue
Large, Eroded Penile Mass in a Patient with HIV [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Nov 1, 2010 Issue
Nongenital Herpes Simplex Virus [Article]

Nongenital herpes simplex virus type 1 is a common infection usually transmitted during childhood via nonsexual contact. Most of these infections involve the oral mucosa or lips (herpes labialis). The diagnosis of an infection with herpes simplex virus type 1 is usually made by the appearance of the...


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