Reagents, Serology, Virus, Herpes Simplex, Antigen
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antigens to Herpes simplex virus (HSV), a DNA virus of the family Herpesviridae. HSV may cause a variety of conditions, including gingivostomatitis, herpes labialis, genital herpes, neonatal herpes, keratitis, conjunctivitis, skin eruptions, aseptic meningitis, and encephalitis. Activation of latent herpesvirus is associated with some malignancies. Persistence of the virus for the lifetime of the host is common.
Entry Terms : "Herpes Simplex Antigen Determination Reagents"
UMDC code : 19383