Can one classify Herpes based on the area in which it develops?

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.

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