herpetic

herpetic

[her-pet-ik]
adjective Pathology.
of, pertaining to, or caused by herpes.

Origin:
1775–85; < Greek herpēt-, stem of hérpēs (see herpes) + -ic

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herpetic (hɜːˈpɛtɪk)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to any of the herpes diseases
 
n
2.  a person suffering from any of the herpes diseases

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