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Herpetic whitlow is a viral infection of the hands or fingers resulting from contact with an individual experiencing a herpes simplex virus 1 (which results in oral herpes) or herpes simplex 2 (which results in genital herpes) outbreak. Two-and-a-half to... More »
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A herpetic whitlow is a lesion (whitlow) on a finger or thumb caused by the herpes simplex virus. It is a painful infection that typically affects the fingers or thumbs.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317701.php

May 31, 2017 ... Herpetic whitlow results from infection with the herpes simplex virus. It can occur in adults and children. The main symptom is a painful wound ...

www.healthline.com/health/herpetic-whitlow

Jun 21, 2017 ... Herpetic whitlow is a viral infection where small blisters form on the fingers and the fleshy area around the fingertips. These sores or blisters are ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/herpetic-whitlow

NHS Choices information on herpetic whitlow (whitlow finger), with links to other useful resources.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/788056-overview

Apr 13, 2017 ... Herpetic whitlow is an intensely painful infection of the hand involving 1 or more fingers that typically affects the terminal phalanx. Herpes ...

www.skinsight.com/skin-conditions/adult/herpetic-whitlow

The herpes simplex virus infection on the finger is known as herpetic whitlow. Grouped, fluid-filled or pus-filled, blisters are typical and usually itch and/or are ...

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View an Illustration of Herpetic Whitlow and learn more about Viral Skin Diseases .

www.your.md/condition/herpetic-whitlow

Introduction. A herpetic whitlow, or whitlow finger, is an abscess of the end of the finger caused by infection with the herpes simplex virus (the "cold sore virus").

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/musculoskeletal-and-connective-tissue-disorders/hand-disorders/herpetic-whitlow

Herpetic whitlow may cause intense pain. The digital pulp is not very tense. Vesicles develop on the volar or dorsal distal phalanx but often not until 2 to 3 days ...