herpes simplex 2


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Related to herpes simplex 2: herpes simplex 1, Hsv2
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Noun1.herpes simplex 2 - a herpes virus that can cause genital herpes
herpes simplex virus, herpes simplex - a herpes virus that affects the skin and nervous system
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Lab tests show that herpes simplex 1 is more sensitive to acyclovir than is herpes simplex 2, says Fife.