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could oral sex cause an abscess?

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Dr. Don Millner
42 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Yes, but....: Oral sex can transmit genital herpes to the mouth resulting in a abscess like lesion in the soft tissue of the mouth. The chances of it causing a tooth's nerve related abscess are highly unlikely.
Answered on Nov 24, 2013

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