Carrie Kovarik

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Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV)/Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV)

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has herpes simplex virus infection? What should you expect to find? Herpes simplex virus infection may be asymptomatic. For primary infections, symptoms occur approximately 3 days to 1 week after exposure to infection. Patients with primary infection may have a prodrome, which can…

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