Yes, Herpes can be classified based on where the lesions or Herpes Virus is present:
- Herpetic Gingivostomatitis presents itself on the gums of the mouth
- Herpes Genitalis presents itself on and around the male or female genitalia
- Herpes Labialis presents itself on the lips or oral mucosa
- A Herpes Gladiatorum or Herpetic Whitlow presents itself on the ends of the fingers, just above the nail bed
Herpes Viral Meningitis or Herpes Viral Meningitis is present in the brain.
What is the difference between Cold Sores and Impetigo?
Can you get herpes from sitting on a toilet seat?
Could I be unaware that I have Herpes?
When is the Herpes simplex virus contagious?
Can you get herpes from using a hot tub or swimming pool with someone who has herpes?
Can a herpes virus migrate to other areas of the body?