Herpes Labialis


Blister, Fever

Blisters, Fever

Cold Sore

Cold Sores

Fever Blister

Fever Blisters

Herpes Simplex, Labial

Labial Herpes Simplex

Sore, Cold

Sores, Cold

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.)