Ways Of Transmitting Herpes Zoster?
I want to ask this.. I have a child.. my child is sick with herpes in his back area.. well, as a parent, I will definitely take care of him. . Can it be infected when suddenly when I eat my inner lip is bitten and now it’s swollen… could it be infected with herpes… please explain..
Herpes zoster is a disease caused by a viral infection. Herpes zoster is usually a reactivation of a previous chickenpox infection, and herpes is usually more common in adults and the elderly.
But herpes also does not rule out the possibility of occurring in children. Herpes can cause symptoms such as the appearance of reddish patches accompanied by clustered bouncy spots, these spots can fill with pus in the event of a bacterial infection, pain, burning sensation in the area of the lesion, and may be accompanied by fever.
Transmission of herpes zoster can be through direct contact with the patient's lesions, or through breathing air or saliva. if you put ointment on your child then you have the potential to catch herpes, especially if the bubbles burst.
The inside of the bitten lip is not associated with contracting herpes. Herpes can be infected even if your lips are not bitten by food. Lips that are bitten while eating, and if bitten hard enough then it is natural for the lips to become swollen for a few days.
Therefore, if the condition of your swollen lips does not improve then you should immediately consult a doctor so that the doctor can examine your condition directly. In addition, it is also important to have your child checked by a doctor directly, so that the doctor can provide the right antiviral therapy.
take care of your child's body hygiene, bathe regularly using antiseptic soap. Do not scratch the existing spots. if it feels very itchy, you can use powder on your child's back.
the following article you can read about herpes
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