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Infection of the Esophagus Caused by Herpes Simplex Virus

Infection of the Esophagus Caused by Herpes Simplex Virus
Infection of the Esophagus Caused by Herpes Simplex Virus

This photo shows ulcers (open sores) in the esophagus caused by herpes simplex virus infection.

Photo provided by David M. Martin, MD.