Herpes is a viral infection, contagious in nature. Spreads by close contact with infected person.
It presents as burning n painful water filled blisters which on rupture forms crust. It is sometimes associated with fever.
It is commonly seen on lips, inside of mouth, fingers, eyes.
Infection is known to recur when immunity is low.
Treated with oral and topical anti-virals.
Herpes is a viral infection, contagious