Viral disease located around the mouth and characterized by vesicles resembling canker sores or cold sores. Your child is feverish, has difficulties to eat.
Herpes is treated by a general and local treatment by brushing the lesions. But the virus remains in the body. The slightest annoyance, an infection can reactivate it and resurrect an eruption in the same place.
Only the herpes virus transmitted by the mother to her baby at the time of delivery is dangerous. This is why precautions are essential to avoid transmission (practice of a caesarean for example).
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