Herpes Simplex Virus, usually known as a short name, herpes can be categorized into 2 types –
Herpes Type -1 and another is Herpes Type -2.
HSV -1 is known as Oral Herpes and HSV -2 is known as Genital Herpes. Oral herpes include the virus spread on the various parts of the body such as neck, mouth, lips, tongue, arms, legs, etc. and if the viruses are found into private parts of the body then it is known as Genital Herpes.