A 25-year-old male asked:
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Can i get herpes if someone with a coldsore eats from his fork and then puts food in my plate with his fork?

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Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Doubt : It would pass with such limited exposure but still a chance. During outbreak would avoid direct contact. Obviously you are aware of outbreak just use common precautions. No skin skin contact. No sharing utensils. No direct sharing of food.
Answered on May 29, 2014

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