HSV-2

Taking on surgery in HSV patients
Taking on surgery in HSV patientsCataract and refractive surgeons should use prophylaxis to avoid reactivation of the herpes simplex virus (HSV) in patients with a history of infection with this virus, according to Elizabeth Yeu, MD.
A genital herpes vaccine still far offResearchers are genetically sequencing the virus in hopes of one day developing better prevention and treatment.
Vaccine has potential to prevent genital herpesFor the first time in history a vaccine was developed that has the potential to prevent HSV-1 and HSV-2. Learn more