type I Herpes
HS1 HS1, HSV-1 HSV-1, HSV-I HSV-I . 1. Herpes simplex 1, a herpes virus that causes oral herpes; also called {type I Herpes}.

Syn: herpes simplex 1. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cowdry type I inclusion bodies — eosinophilic nuclear inclusions composed of nucleic acid and protein, seen in cells infected with herpes simplex or varicella zoster virus …   Medical dictionary

  • Herpès génital — Virus Herpes Simplex …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Herpes — A family of viruses. Herpes also refers to infection with one of the human herpesviruses, especially herpes simplex types 1 and 2. Herpes simplex type 1, also known as human herpesvirus 1 (HHV 1), causes cold sores and fever blisters in the mouth …   Medical dictionary

  • herpes simplex — /sim pleks/ either of two herpes diseases caused by a herpesvirus that infects humans and some other animals and produces small, transient blisters on the skin or mucous membranes, one type of virus (herpes simplex virus type 1, or HSV 1) usually …   Universalium

  • herpes — n. inflammation of the skin or mucous membranes that is caused by herpesviruses and characterized by collections of small blisters. There are two types of herpes simplex virus (HSV): type I causes the common cold sore, usually present on or… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • herpes —    A small group of capsid forming DNA viruses, sometimes divided into Type I (forming vesicles and blisters on the mouth, lips generally above the waist) and Type II (usually sexually transmitted, with symptoms mostly below the waist). Both… …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • Herpes simplex — Herpes redirects here. For the virus that causes herpes simplex, see Herpes simplex virus. For all types of herpes viruses, see Herpesviridae. Herpes simplex Classification and external resources Herpes labialis …   Wikipedia

  • HERPÈS — W. Griesinger, en 1857, désigna sous le vocable d’Herpes febrilis la dermatose que nous connaissons aujourd’hui. En 1912, W. Grüter reconnut son caractère infectieux en la transmettant à la cornée du lapin et en la reportant de l’œil de cet… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Herpes genital — Herpès génital Virus Herpes Simplex …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Herpès Génital — Virus Herpes Simplex …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”