human herpesvirus 2


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human herpesvirus 2

herpes simplex virus, type 2. See: herpes simplex.
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hu·man her·pes·vi·rus 2

(hyū'măn hĕr'pēz-vī'rŭs)
Herpes simplex virus, type 2.
See: herpes simplex
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human herpesvirus 2

Abbreviation: HHV2
Herpes simplex virus 2.
See: herpes simplex virus
See also: herpesvirus
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human herpesvirus 2

The herpes simplex virus mainly responsible for causing sexually-transmitted herpes.
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