"Orofacial Herpes Simplex Infection
"The first symptoms of an orofacial herpes simplex infection
usually include; burning, tingling or itching sensations around the edges of the lips or nose; this is the prodrome. Within a few hours, small reddened areas develop followed by the formation of small blisters filled with fluid. Several small blisters may merge to form a larger one. As the blisters enlarge, they rupture and leak sticky golden fluid, which forms crusts."http://www.mckinley.illinois.edu/Handouts/her...
"Herpes simplex infection of the mouth and face, known as orofacial herpes simplex
, herpes labialis
, cold sores
, or fever blisters
, is a common, recurrent skin condition associated with infection by the herpes simplex virus (HSV)." http://www.visualdxhealth.com/adult/orofacial...
“Six (12%) of a group of 51 subjects with a history of skiing-triggered herpes observed during 1 week of high altitude skiing experi enced reactivations of orofacial herpes
a median of 31/2 days after exposure.”http://ajs.sagepub.com/content/15/1/76.abstract
is a common benign disease suspected to significantly impact the quality of life (QOL) of affected subjects.”http://www.find-health-articles.com/rec_pub_1...
is an infection caused by the herpes simplex virus. The virus causes painful sores on your lips, gums, tongue, roof of your mouth, and inside your cheeks.”http://www.emedicinehealth.com/oral_herpes/ar...
Aka: Herpes Simplex Virus, Cold Sore, Herpes Labialis, ...”http://www.fpnotebook.com/ENT/Mouth/OrlHrps.htm
, the visible symptoms of which are colloquially called cold sores, infects the face and mouth.”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herpes_simplex
in an infection caused by the herpes simplex virus.”http://dentalresource.org/topic52herpes.htm