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can herpes cause sores on the tongue

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Mouth sores: Yes, try rinsing your mouth 15-30 minutes after using albuterol

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: Yes.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Uttma Dham
22 years experience in Dentistry
Herpetic sores: Hi it is hard to say that without looking at the sores and finding out symptoms. However, it is possible that the herpes virus can cause sores in the ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Rupp
20 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Taste Buds: Everyone has bumps on the back of their tongue. They are a special type of taste buds.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Herpes can occur anywhere in the groin.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: If you are worried, get tested. It is rare, but can happen. (I wouldn‘t call them canker sores if caused by chlamydia, but they look alike)
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
31 years experience in Dentistry
Can't be sure. : What have you done to it? Taken? Had to drink? Had to eat? Need lots more information to guess at your particular concern. See your dentist for an eva ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
It is possible: First HSV infection may be inside the mouth, but cold sores generally appear outside the mouth on the lips.
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A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Canker : Canker sores can be light colored in the middle encircled by a red ring. They usually hurt. If you have been sick, it is not uncommon to get canker s ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Douglas
50 years experience in Orthodontics
Apthous Ulcer: the cold may have triggered a T-cell response resulting in an aphthous ulcer possibly secondary to a mild trauma on the tip of the tongue. If the ulc ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Donato
24 years experience in Urology
Herpes Transmission: Herpes simplex virus (hsv) has two types: type i generally infects the mouth and produces "fever blisters". Type ii more commonly is genital. Howeve ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Manning
42 years experience in Dentistry
Tissue insult...: Tissue injuries of any kind can stimulate formation. Often, these are dietary; highly acidic foods or liquids for example. One case involved orange ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Gonorrhea: Nope.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Cold sores occur primarily on the outside of the mouth (but theoretically, they can occur inside), canker sores occur primarily on the inside and can ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Poskozim
Specializes in Dentistry
Don't pop them!: Cold sores (fever blisters), are groups of small blisters on the lip ; around the mouth. The skin around the blisters is often red, swollen, ; sore. T ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Yes: The virus you mentioned can affect the skin anywhere in the body. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk a ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
11 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: It can cause ulcers in the mouth.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Not HIV: HIV is not a likely cause of this sort of thing. For sure this would never be the only symptom of an HIV infection.
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A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Short
30 years experience in Emergency Medicine
No: Not strep. Blisters are often a symptom of a viral infection. If they are present on the palms and soles as well, then this could be Hand, Foot and Mo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
HSV1 and HSV2: There are two types of herpes simplex virus (HSV), cleverly called types 1 and 2. HSV1 causes almost all oral herpes (cold sores), but also causes ma ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
35 years experience in Family Medicine
Not usually: This would depend on the skin coming into contact with the urine. A barrier such as a&d ointment can correct that. If the two things happened at the ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
No: Chylamydia is asexually transmitted disease. Only skin involvement I am aware of is pre-septal cellulitis seen in some cases of chylamydia conjunctivi ... Read More

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