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Description:This is a close-up of the lip of patient (PHIL 5434) with a herpes simplex lesion on the lower lip due to the (HSV1) pathogen.
Herpes simplex virus type1 usually is the cause for oral lesions sometimes referred to as “cold sores”, “fever blisters” or more technically known as “recurrent herpes labialis”.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Herrmann
Creation Date:1964
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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