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A 24-year-old female asked:

Can a mango allergy trigger a cold sore?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 32 years experience
NO, not directly: Indirectly, ... If severely allergic reaction to mango, and you are stressed, the high stress and lower immunity trying to help fight the allergic reaction, may make you more susceptible to acquire a viral cold sore.
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