herpes simplex virus

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Noun1.herpes simplex virus - a herpes virus that affects the skin and nervous system
herpes virus, herpes - any of the animal viruses that cause painful blisters on the skin
herpes simplex 1, HS1, HSV-1, HSV-I - a herpes virus that causes oral herpes
herpes simplex 2, HS2, HSV-2, HSV-II - a herpes virus that can cause genital herpes
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The aim of this study was to determine the seroprevalence of Herpes Simplex Virus-2, and the associated risk factors among women of reproductive age in Zaria, Kaduna state, Nigeria.
Rapid host immune response and viral dynamics in herpes simplex virus-2 infection.

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