- Herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 (HSV-1, HSV-2) members of Herpes DNA virus family, Herpesviridae, aka Human Herpes Virus 1 and 2 (HHV-1 and HHV-2).
- After primary infection, virus establishes latency in neurons; potential for reactivation--usually near site of initial acquisition.
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