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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Cold sore triggers: To prevent cold sores from occurring wash hands often. Maintain a healthful lifestyle (regular exercise, nutritious diet, adequate sleep, keeping stre ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Not herpes: Herpes doesn't cause lip twitching. And unless you caught oral herpes at the same time you acquired your genital HSV2 infection, it is unlikely you ha ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Potentially: that could happen.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Distefano
44 years experience in Ophthalmology
Herpes simplex: If you have a cold sore that means that the herpetic virus is in your body. If the cold sore is active and weepy and you touch it and then touch the ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience in Pediatrics
?????: Styes are on the rim of the lid , herpetic lesions are usually on the skin but without seeing it and because herpes can cause problems if it is in the ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Hard to predict: Blowing your way with just air would not transfer germs. If her actions actually blew some saliva your way & that got in your eyes its a maybe. Th ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Apthous ulcers: Herpes simplex infections on the external lip can be transmitted to the eye (cornea) by direct inoculation. Canker sores (inside) are n ot clearly due ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
If your eye is: Swelling shut and you have a lesion near that location that looks like a cold sore - please see a physician asap !
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Herpes transmission : Herpes is infectious if mucus membrane to mucus membrane contact. There is a possibility since the baby touched the mouth and then their eyes/ m ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: Unlikely. On the other hand if you should develop any discernible changes such as pain, redness, alteration in visual acuity, etc., you should see an ... Read More
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