Which conditions should be included in the differential diagnosis of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection?

Updated: Feb 16, 2018
  • Author: Sean P McGregor, DO, PharmD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Members of the Herpesviridae family, including varicella-zoster virus; Epstein-Barr virus; cytomegalovirus; and human herpesvirus types 6, 7, and 8, can cause similar eruptions.


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