Institut Fournier, 25, bd Saint-Jacques, 75014 Paris, France.
- Page(s) : 177-84
- Année de parution : 1999
Genital herpes is the most common ulcerative sexually transmitted disease
(STD) diagnosed in developed countries. This affliction continues to be
a major source of morbidity in developed countries for a variety of reasons,
including the physical discomfort and psychological effects of chronic
infection, complications in the immunocompromised host, and neonatal transmission.
In addition, genital herpes has been reported to be a significant [...]