Esofagitis herpética

La esofagitis herpética es una infección por herpes simple que causa inflamación y úlceras en el esófago. Los síntomas son dificultad para tragar y dolor o disfagia. La esofagitis herpética puede ser tratada exitosamente con medicamentos antivirales, si la persona no sufre de inmunosupresión severa.Esofagitis herpética

Revision

Last reviewed 8/24/2011 by Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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