Table 2

Age range, sex, and clinical diagnosis of 65 patients whose genital specimens contained VZV DNA

Clinical diagnosis*
Age (years)Patients (males, females)VZVVZV and HSVHSVNone†
*Patients with genital lesions and VZV and/or HSV included in the differential diagnosis.
†Patients with genital lesions but no diagnosis recorded.
0–157 (2, 5)2203
16–5037 (17, 20)051319
>5021 (6, 15)33312
Total65 (25, 40)5101634