Disease Information for Herpes labialis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Numbness of face
Blebs/vesicles/skin
Face skin lesions
Local Skin Tenderness or Pain
Mucocutaneous Lesions
Mucocutaneous rash/signs
Rash with well demarcated lesions
Vesicobullous rashes
Vesicular rash
Anorexia in Children
Lip blisters/mucocutaneous blisters
Oral lesion/ulcer
Oral Mucosal Erosive Lesions
Oral Mucosal Punctate Lesions
Oral Ulcers in Children
Oral Ulcers in Elderly
Oral ulcers yellow/red borders
Oral Vesicles
Oral/pharyngeal slough/blisters/mucositis
Painful lips
Submandibular/lymph gland enlarged
Submental adenopathy
Submandibular adenopathy/unilateral
Malaise
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Course/Attacks Episodic Spells
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Premenstrual status
Patient/Immune compromised/Immune suppressed
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Direct fluorescent antibody/DFA abnormal
Microlab/Herpes Simplex I isolation/HSV-I
Microlab/Tzanck test/abnormal
Microlab/Tzanck test/Multinucleated giant cells
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Right Shift (Viral) Differential Smear (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Viral inclusion bodies
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Angioedema/angioneurotic edema
Associated Disease & Complications
Cutaneous Infection
Herpes labialis (cold sore)
Herpes Simplex Stomatitis
Skin infections
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Moderatly Contagious/Infectious
AGENT/Virus (category)
Class
CLASS/Jaw/dental/oral/salivary (category)
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
blister fever, Blisters Fever, cold sore, Cold sore (herpetic), Cold Sores, Cold sores lip, coldsore, febrilis herpes, fever blister, Fever Blisters, FEVER SORE, herpes febrilis, Herpes labialis, Herpes labialis (disorder), herpes lip, Herpes on lip, Herpes Simplex Labial, Herpes simplex labialis, Labial Herpes Simplex, labialis herpes, lip herpes, Sore Cold, Sores Cold, Synonym/Cold sore
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Famciclovir (Famvir)
RX/Foscarnet (Foscavir)
Definition

Herpes simplex, caused by type 1 virus, primarily spread by oral secretions and usually occurring as a concomitant of fever. It may also develop in the absence of fever or prior illness. It commonly involves the facial region, especially the lips and the nares. (Dorland, 27th ed.)

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