Doctors for Herpes Infections in G T B Nagar, Delhi
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Herpes Infections is a contagious infection that can be transmitted from one person to another through direct contact. While Herpes can appear in various parts of the body like genitals or mouth, the symptoms of Herpes Infections are not always visible and people can still be infected by the Herpes virus.
HOW IS HERPES INFECTIONS DIAGNOSED?
Dermatologists conduct a complete examination of the blisters and other symptoms. For confirmation of diagnosis, the doctor may order for a herpes culture. Blood tests may also be done for detecting HSV1 and HSV2 antibodies.
HOW IS HERPES INFECTIONS TREATED?
Treatment for herpes is actually very difficult. Once the virus enters your body, it tends to stay there for life. But ointments are given to help alleviate symptoms like the cold sores and the blisters around the mouth. Cold ice compress or even using home solutions like aloe vera gel helps in the same.
DID YOU KNOW?
Herpes can affect anyone irrespective of age or sex, its severity varies in individuals.