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Results 1 - 3 of 3 for eczema herpeticum OR Herpes simplex virus infection OR "dermatitis," atopic OR eczema "dermatitis," atopic
  1. Eczema: Complications From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)  
    ... the skin. For example, if infected with herpes simplex virus, they can develop a severe skin condition called atopic dermatitis with eczema herpeticum. Those with atopic dermatitis should not receive the ...
  2. ... or chickenpox. The virus that causes cold sores (herpes simplex virus) and the virus that causes chickenpox (varicella zoster virus) can cause a severe skin infection in people who have atopic dermatitis. To prevent this, be sure to stay away ...
  3. Skin, Hair, and Nails (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... skin. There are many types of dermatitis, including: Atopic dermatitis (eczema). It's a common, hereditary dermatitis that causes an ... can be easily caught from other people. Viral infections. Many viruses cause ... herpes simplex, which causes cold sores; human papillomavirus, the virus ...