These cases comprise primary herpetic gingivostomatitis
or the well-known orolabial HSV To characterize the more atypical presentations in the pediatric population, the investigators reviewed the charts of all 48 patients referred to their pediatric dermatology clinic in a 10-year period after receiving a diagnosis of HSV Only 19% of these patients were older than 11 years of age, and more than 40% were younger than 2 years of age at presentation.
b- Pharyngitis is described in case of: - primary herpetic gingivostomatitis - varicella
In primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, is characterized by multiple ulcers.
In primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, after 1-2 days small vesicles develop on the oral mucosa.
Primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, is characterized by shallow ulcers that appear throughout oral cavity.
With a soft base, we should think about primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, herpangina and hand, foot and mouth disease are to be considered.
Primary herpetic gingivostomatitis has edematous edges with fibrin (yellowish-gray) back- ground.
Infective included the bacterial, fungal and viral diseases; such as primary herpetic gingivostomatitis
, herpes zoster, herpangina, infectious mononucleosis, acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, tuberculosis, syphilis, actinomycosis and HIV infection.