How does herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE) vary by sex?

Updated: Jul 17, 2018
  • Author: Wayne E Anderson, DO, FAHS, FAAN; Chief Editor: Niranjan N Singh, MBBS, MD, DM, FAHS, FAANEM  more...
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Answer

Herpes affects both sexes equally, though genital herpes may be more apparent in the male because of anatomy. No racial predilection exists.


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