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What are the chances of getting oral herpes from my girlfriend if she passionately kissed someone else who doesn't have an a noticeable cold sore ?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Cold sore: If a cold sore wasn't noticable there is an excellent chance you will not get oral herpes from kissing your girlfriend
Answered on Aug 28, 2014
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