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Could herpes simplex 1 always cause eyes herpes?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Herpes simplex keratitis (infection of cornea with herpes simplex virus) doesn't always occur.
Answered on Jan 16, 2014

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