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Meaning of HERPES GENITALIS

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area
 
 Synonyms: genital herpes
 
 See Also: Cupid's disease, Cupid's itch, herpes simplex, sexually transmitted disease, social disease, VD, venereal disease, Venus's curse

 

 

 

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