Are we too cavalier about antiviral prophylaxis?

Oge C. Onwudiwe, Ellen S. Marmur, Joel L. Cohen

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Herpes simplex virus (HSV) prophylaxis may be underutilized in cosmetic surgery at a time when cosmetic procedures are increasing. Our goal is to review the data regarding HSV prophylaxis in order to remind cosmetic surgeons when to consider adding this regimen to their patient perioperative care.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)199-205
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Drugs in Dermatology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2013


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