Synonyms for herpes-genitalis

1. herpes genitalis (n.)

an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area


2. herpes (n.)

any of the animal viruses that cause painful blisters on the skin


3. herpes (n.)

viral diseases causing eruptions of the skin or mucous membrane