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Herpes

Herpes is caused by one of two viruses: herpes simplex type 1 (HSV1) and herpes simplex type 2 (HSV2). Herpes is a common infection that causes “cold sores” or “fever blisters” on the mouth or face (known as oral herpes) and similar symptoms in the genital region (known as genital herpes).

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Utah Department of Health
Bureau of Epidemiology
801-538-6191
Fax: 801-538-9913
Email: epi@utah.gov
288 North 1460 West
PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2104

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1-888-EPI-UTAH (374-8824)
 

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