Herpes Whitlow Treatments
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.

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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.nhs.uk/conditions/herpetic-whitlow

Herpetic whitlow (whitlow finger) is a painful infection of the finger caused by the herpes virus. It's easily treated but can come back.

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

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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 ...

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Mar 11, 2018 ... Herpetic whitlow. Painful grouped red-blue vesicles on the middle finger of a child.

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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 ...

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Jun 3, 2015 ... A man had a rare infection called herpetic whitlow that caused his little finger to become red, swell and become covered in blisters.

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Herpetic Whitlow - Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment from the Merck Manuals - Medical Consumer Version.