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5 Things You Need to Know About Herpes in the Throat

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5 Things You Need to Know About Herpes in the Throat
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Also known as herpes esophagitis, herpes of the throat or esophagus is extremely rare, especially in otherwise healthy individuals. It is most commonly found in people with compromised immune systems, such as recipients of organ transplants, AIDS and cancer patients, and those being treated with radiation, steroids or chemotherapy.

Also known as herpes esophagitis, herpes of the throat or esophagus is extremely rare, especially in otherwise healthy individuals. It is most commonly found in people with compromised immune systems, such as recipients of organ transplants, AIDS and cancer patients, and those being treated with radiation, steroids or chemotherapy.

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